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Mind and Brain Travel Award 2014

Come and visit us in October - apply before August 15th

The Graduate School of Mind and Brain at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin is delighted to announce a limited number of travel awards for students who are interested in exploring the possibility of doctoral studies at the School.
Though applications for all other M&B topics will be considered as well,this year we are particularly hoping for applications by students with an interest in: Social Cognition.
The award will cover travel expenses and accommodation for four nights.


Applications should be made until 15 August 2014 in one PDF-file to

Please send:

  • A short one- to two-page letter of motivation (detailing yourreasons for applying for the travel award, your background and researchinterests)
  • Your academic CV
  • A letter of recommendation (letters of recommendation can be sent directly to the above named e-mail address).

In order to be eligible for this award you need to meet the basic eligibility criteria for applying to the School's doctoral program in 2014/2015; in particular you need to have completed or be in the process of completing a Master's or equivalent degree in an area of study relevant to the School.
Successful applicants will be invited to visit the School from 15th until 18th October 2014. They will have ample opportunities to meet with faculty and students relevant to their research interest, to view the School's facilities and to get a better sense of the city itself.

Further information


Dr. Inken Dose
Humboldt-Universitaet zu Berlin
Berlin School of Mind and Brain
Marketing and Cooperation
Luisenstrasse 56
10117 Berlin
Tel.: +49 (0)30 2093-8105
Fax: +49 (0)30 2093-1802