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Clinical Research Training Scholarship in ALS Research

The American Brain Foundation and The ALS Association are pleased to support clinical research training in ALS. The AAN Research Program demonstrates the American Academy of Neurology Board of Directors’ dedication to promoting neurology and neuroscience research and training.

Each award will consist of a commitment of $65,000 per year for two years, plus a $10,000 per year stipend to support education and research-related costs for a total of $150,000. Supplementation of the award with other grants is permissible, but to be eligible to apply for this award, the other grant source(s) cannot exceed $75,000 annually. For additional information regarding this policy, visit asked-questions/


  1. Visit
  2. Select “Clinical Research Training Scholarship (Fellowship)”
  3. Select “Clinical Research Training Scholarship in ALS”
  4. Select “Apply now”

Please submit only one application. The review committee will consider your application for all of the applicable funding opportunities.


  • October 1, 2017: Application deadline
  • January 2018: Notification of recipients
  • July 1, 2018: Funding begins

Please click here for more details.

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