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Funding lines, awards, programs. Find a selection of current calls related to computational neuroscience and the Bernstein Network.


A platform for high-throughput and reproducible neurophysiology open to external scientists to test theories of brain function.
OpenScope opens the Allen Brain Observatory pipeline to the community, enabling theoretical, computational, and experimental scientists to test sophisticated hypotheses on brain function in a process analogous to astronomical observatories that survey the night sky.

Deadline: September 22, 2021

Second deadline: November 22, 2021

Call for Nominations – Annual BiasWatchNeuro Award

BiasWatchNeuro announces a new Annual Award for Equity and Inclusivity, awarded to a neuroscience or neuroscience-related department, institute or program that demonstrates the exceptional creation of a culture where individuals underrepresented and/or marginalized in STEM feel integral to the community and thrive.

Deadline: September 30, 2021

The Daimler and Benz Foundation Scholarship Program 2022

The Foundation awards scholarships to junior professors and postdoctoral researchers. The objective is to strengthen the autonomy and creativity of the next generation of scientists and to pave the way for the dedicated researchers’ professional careers during the productive phase following their doctorates.

Deadline: October 1, 2021

DFG Priority Programmes

The Priority Programmes aim to give clear impetus to the advancement of science and the humanities through coordinated multi-location funding for important new topics

Deadline: October 15, 2021

Klaus Tschira Boost Fund

Flexible Funding and Career Development for Researchers in the Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Computer Science.

Deadline: October 15, 2021

Konrad Zuse Schools of Excellence in Artificial Intelligence

An initiative for German higher education institutions, research institutions and companies.
The funding programme ‘Konrad Zuse Schools of Excellence in Artificial Intelligence’ provides excellent, research-based training for outstanding German and non-German students at master’s degree and doctorate level in order to strengthen the standing of German AI research and application in the context of international competition.

Deadline: October 22, 2021

Second deadline: March 15, 2022

ERC Synergy Grants

ERC Synergy grants support projects carried out by a group of two to four individual researchers, who want to address a research problem so ambitious, that can not be dealt with alone.

Deadline: November 10, 2021

FENS History of Neuroscience Online Projects 2021

The FENS History Committee organises annual calls for projects documenting the history and development of neuroscience. The best projects are selected for financial support. The grants prioritise projects in which historic material such as films, photos, images or histological slides are presented on the web.

Deadline: November 15, 2021

ERC call 2022 – tentative dates

Due to the start of a new Framework Programme, the calendar for ERC calls for upcoming and future calls differ from previous years.

Deadline: April 28, 2022