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Mind and Brain travel awards for visits to Berlin in October 2015

The Berlin school of Mind and Brain funds travel for those interested in doctoral studies

The Berlin School of Mind and Brain (M&B) 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 consciousness and attention.

The award will cover travel expenses to Berlin and accommodation for four nights.


Applications and queries should be made to

Please send:
(1) A short one- to two-page letter of motivation (detailing your
reasons for applying for the travel award, your background and research
(2) Your academic CV;
(3) One letter of recommendation (letters of recommendation should be
sent directly to the above named e-mail address).

Please send your application in one PDF file. Deadline for application:15 August 2015.

Successful applicants will be invited to visit the School from 27 till 31 October 2015. 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.

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 2016; 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.


Berlin School of Mind and Brain


Dr. Inken Dose
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Berlin School of Mind and Brain
Marketing and Cooperation
Luisenstrasse 56
10099 Berlin
Tel.: +49 (0)30 2093-8105