2019 Travel Awards

SONA is pleased to announce that it will provide three travel awards ($500/award) to assist three trainees to attend the Society for Neuroscience (SfN) 2019 Annual Meeting, which will be held from October 19-23 in Chicago.


  • Undergraduate, Master’s, or Ph.D. student, or postdoctoral fellow
  • Enrolled in a program at a southern Ontario university at the time of submission of the SfN abstract
  • Have attended SONA 2019
  • Have submitted a first-author abstract to SfN 2019

Submission Materials:

  • Current CV
  • The abstract submitted to SfN 2019
  • A one-page essay on how SfN attendance benefits the applicant’s career goals
  • A letter of support from the applicant’s research advisor


  • Applications are due by 5 pm on June 7, 2019

Application Form


The Southern Ontario Neuroscience Association (SONA) is an official local chapter of the Society for Neuroscience