Behavioral Sciences Student Fellowships in Epilepsy

Scholarship Description

To provide funding to undergraduate and graduate students interested in working on a summer study project in a field relevant to epilepsy research or clinical care. Amount Awarded: $3000 Number Awarded: Varies each year. Duration: 3 months, during the summer. Eligibility: This program is open to undergraduate and graduate students in a behavioral science program relevant to epilepsy research or clinical care. Applicants must be interested in pursuing an epilepsy study project under the supervision of a qualified mentor. Because the program is designed as training opportunities, the quality of the training plans and environment are considered in the selection process. Other selection criteria include the quality of the proposed research, a statement regarding the relevance on the research to epilepsy, the applicant’s qualifications, and the mentor’s qualifications, including his or her commitment to the student and the project. Applications from women, members of minority groups, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. US citizenship is not required, but the research must be conducted in the United States. Behavioral science particularly in the field of epilepsy.

Year of Need: College Junior, College Senior, College 5th Year, 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad,

Type: Merit Based

Num Awards: Multiple

Min Award: 3000

Max Award: 3000

Deadline: 2018-12-31


Sponsoring Organization Epilepsy Foundation
4351 Garden City Drive
Landover, MD 20785

Contact Person:

Phone: 301-459-3700

Fax: 301-577-2684