New funding opportunities through McKnight Brain Institute

The MBI Outreach and Education Committee is pleased to announce a new round of funding to support neuroscience research at UF. There are funding opportunities open to undergraduate and graduate students, post-doctoral and clinical fellows and faculty members, across all Departments and Colleges of the UF community, as long as the research is focused on a neuroscience question. Below are the links for each of these opportunities, divided by groups who may apply. Please note, all applicants (and mentors if applicable) must be MBI members https://mbi.ufl.edu/members/become-a-member/ at the time of application. All deadlines are firm and should be considered 11:59pm on the date of deadline.

Available to all undergraduate students in any lab, dept. or college:
MBI travel awards (rolling deadline) https://mbi.ufl.edu/education-outreach/mbi-travel-award-program/

Available to all Masters students in any lab, dept. or college:
MBI travel awards (rolling deadline) https://mbi.ufl.edu/education-outreach/mbi-travel-award-program/

Available to all Ph.D., M.D., or dual degree graduate students in any lab, dept. or college:
MBI travel awards (rolling deadline) https://mbi.ufl.edu/education-outreach/mbi-travel-award-program/
MBI fellowships (deadline Feb 28, 2020) https://mbi.ufl.edu/education-outreach/trainee-funding-opportunities/mbi-research-fellowships/
Toffler leadership awards (deadline Feb 28, 2020) https://mbi.ufl.edu/education-outreach/trainee-funding-opportunities/toffler-leadership-awards/
Trainee Enhancement Opportunities (rolling deadline) https://mbi.ufl.edu/education-outreach/trainee-funding-opportunities/training-enhancement-opportunities/

Available to all M.D. or M.D/Ph.D. students in any lab, dept., or college:
MBI travel awards (rolling deadline) https://mbi.ufl.edu/education-outreach/mbi-travel-award-program/
Toffler research awards (rolling deadline) https://mbi.ufl.edu/education-outreach/trainee-funding-opportunities/toffler-research-awards/
Trainee Enhancement Opportunities (rolling deadline) https://mbi.ufl.edu/education-outreach/trainee-funding-opportunities/training-enhancement-opportunities/

Available to all post-doctoral or clinical fellows in any lab, dept. or college:
MBI travel awards (rolling deadline) https://mbi.ufl.edu/education-outreach/mbi-travel-award-program/
McKnight Leadership awards (deadline March 15, 2020) https://mbi.ufl.edu/education-outreach/faculty-funding-opportunities/mcknight-leadership-awards/
Trainee Enhancement Opportunities (rolling deadline) https://mbi.ufl.edu/education-outreach/trainee-funding-opportunities/training-enhancement-opportunities/

Available to all research and tenure track Assistant Professors who have never held an R01in any lab, dept. or college:
MBI travel awards (rolling deadline) https://mbi.ufl.edu/education-outreach/mbi-travel-award-program/
Career Accelerator Award (deadline Feb 28, 2020) https://mbi.ufl.edu/education-outreach/faculty-funding-opportunities/career-accelerator-awards/
Career Enhancement Award (rolling deadline) https://mbi.ufl.edu/education-outreach/faculty-funding-opportunities/mbi-career-enhancement-award/

Available to all research and tenure track Assistant Professors in any lab, dept. or college:
MBI travel awards (rolling deadline) https://mbi.ufl.edu/education-outreach/mbi-travel-award-program/
McKnight Leadership awards (deadline March 15, 2020) https://mbi.ufl.edu/education-outreach/faculty-funding-opportunities/mcknight-leadership-awards/
Conference Funding Requests (rolling deadline) https://mbi.ufl.edu/education-outreach/faculty-funding-opportunities/conference-funding-requests/

Available to all faculty at any level in any lab, dept. or college:
MBI travel awards (rolling deadline) https://mbi.ufl.edu/education-outreach/mbi-travel-award-program/
Conference Funding Requests (rolling deadline) https://mbi.ufl.edu/education-outreach/faculty-funding-opportunities/conference-funding-requests/

Faculty with trainees should also look at the above opportunities that apply to the trainees in their labs.