EANS Research Fund 2020

EANS Research Fund 2020

Who can apply?

The aim of the EANS Research Fund is to nurture young researchers. 6-8 seed grants will be awarded across the various neurosurgical specialties addressing brain injury, vascular neurosurgery, oncology, paediatrics, spine surgery, functional neurosurgery, peripheral nerve surgery, technologies in neurosurgery including radiosurgery and pre-clinical neuroscience projects.

Project location

The seed grants will be available to neurosurgeons in all member countries of the European Association of Neurosurgical Societies to encourage European cooperation and collaboration. Both laboratory and clinical research projects will be eligible for funding.

What is the grant?

Each successful applicant will receive the sum of 10,000 Euros to pump prime their research activities.


  • 01.12.2019 Open for grant applications
  • 01.03.2020 Deadline for grant applications
  • 01.05.2020 Announcement of grant winners
  • Oct 2020 Award winners invited to present their work and receive their certificate at the eEANS2020 virtual Congress.

How to apply

Complete the application form in full and return to:

Martina Degregorio at martina.degregorio@eans.org