LEICA-EANS Research Grant


LEICA - EANS Research Grant


Who can apply?

The aim of the EANS Research Fund is to nurture young researchers. For 2020, in addition to the initial 8 awards we have funding for one additional grant sponsored by Leica.

Project location

The Leica EANS grant will be available to neurosurgeons in all member countries of the European Association of Neurosurgical Societies to encourage European cooperation and collaboration.

What is the grant?

We are inviting applications for research relevant to microsurgery, specifically applications focussing on operative surgery undertaken with a microscope. We welcome applications addressing surgical technique and  / or technological advances.

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



  • 01.08.20 20 Open for grant application
  • 01.09.2020 Deadline for grant application
  • 01.10 .2020 Announcement of grant winner
  • The award winner will be invited to present their work and receive their certificate at the eEANS2020 Beyond Borders Virtual Congress.

How to apply

Complete the application form  in full and return to:

Martina Degregorio at martina.degregorio@eans.org