Dr Adil J Nazarali Memorial Research Travel Award in Neuroscience

Nominations are due in the Spring/Summer term


  • Satisfactory academic standing
  • Department of Psychiatry
  • Neuroscience
  • Student's research must focus on one of the following neuroscience areas: multiple sclerosis, neurocognitive disorders (and their diagnosis and/or treatment), environmental and genetic control of brain development. and/or neuroimmunology
  • Based on academic achievement
  • Based on two letters of support from referees familiar with the applicant's academic and/or research achievements
  • The student must be presenting their research findings (oral or poster presentation) at a national or International meeting.
  • Given to students with 1-2 years of training in a neuroscience or neuropsychiatry research lab
  • The award will support research conducted in whole or in part in the Neurochemical Research Unit in the Department of Psychiatry
  • The award will be used toward travel costs associated with attending the meeting to present their research findings
  • Travel must be undertaken within 12 months of receiving notification of this award
  • Open to Canadian citizens.
  • Open to permanent residents.
  • Open to foreign nationals holding Canadian study permits.
  • Open to applicants in doctoral programs.
  • Open to applicants in course-based study programs.
  • Open to applicants in thesis-based study programs.

How to apply

By nomination only. Students should contact their department for details on their application process. Nominations are submitted to FGSR by the Department (or Faculty). The Graduate Scholarship Committee makes the final decision.

Additional Information

Deadlines on this page are approximations. Departments may have their own internal deadlines for adjudicating awards before submitting to FGSR. Please contact your department directly about deadlines.

The value and number of awards and scholarships are determined yearly and may increase or decrease. Departments can confirm the current value of open awards and FGSR deadlines through GSMS.

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Annually funded by family and Friends of Dr Adil J Nazarali

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