Scholarships, Awards, and Opportunities
Call for Student Volunteers
NAN is now accepting Student Volunteer Applications for this year’s conference in Washington, DC. Students will be helping with conference registration, workshop monitoring, CE scanning and various other activities. Click here for more information and to complete the application.
The Women in Leadership (WIL) Committee of NAN is pleased to announce an opportunity for promising graduate students or postdoctoral fellows to shadow “behind the scenes” conference activities and spend one-to-one time with leaders in the field of neuropsychology. LEARN MORE
Edith Kaplan Scholarship
All trainee members who have not previously received this scholarship are eligible to apply for the 2021 Women in Leadership (WIL) Edith Kaplan Scholarship. Applications from both women and men are welcomed and encouraged. Scholarship recipients will receive free registration for the WIL Networking Event and $450 to defray travel expenses. LEARN MORE
Postdoctoral Travel Award
Postdoctoral fellows preparing to transition from postdoctoral residency into early career professionals are eligible to apply for this $500 scholarship award to use towards travel/attendance at the 2021 NAN Conference in Washington, DC. Applicants at all stages of fellowship are eligible if they are a postdoctoral fellow at the time of the conference.
Applicants must be current dues-paying NAN postdoctoral members and completing their fellowship in clinical neuropsychology. Additionally, applicants need to demonstrate commitment to the field of neuropsychology through their clinical experiences, publications, and/or conference presentations.
Applicants will need to submit the following:
1. A copy of your CV
2. A one-page (or less) letter of intent describing:
- your career trajectory and relevant background in neuropsychology (i.e., professional training including clinical and academic experiences)
- how being a member of NAN has benefitted your career
- how attending the NAN conference will enhance your professional growth
Our committee will be awarding 10 Postdoctoral Conference Travel Awards to postdoctoral fellows with the strongest applications that meet these qualifications. If interested in applying, please send your application materials to email@example.com by August 30, 2021. All documents received will be reviewed by the NAN Student and Postdoctoral Resident Committee.
Tony Wong Diversity Awards
Brought to you by the NAN Culture & Diversity, the Tony Wong Diversity Award will be granted in recognition of the applicant’s efforts to promote public education, advocacy, and research in brain health in culturally diverse and minority communities. Please nominate a mentor, peer, trainee or yourself for awards at any of these career stages: Graduate Students and Post-Doctoral Residents, Early-career members of NAN (within five years of graduating), and Nominations are also being accepted for the Tony Wong Diversity Award to recognize outstanding mentorship in relationship to diversity. LEARN MORE