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Award at a Glance

Award amount: $500 + reimbursement of the EB advance registration fee  

Application deadline: November 25

Questions? Contact: Sections Administrator

Who can apply: see eligibility

Past Awardees

Award Description

The Central Nervous System Section Van Harreveld Memorial Award recognizes outstanding research in neuroscience by graduate students, who participates in the Experimental Biology Meeting.   

  • Candidates must upload a copy of their submitted abstract,
  • a letter indicating the novelty of the research project described in the abstract,
  • the year they entered their PhD program, and
  • whether they are a member of APS. 


Applicants are required to submit the following:

  • Abstract number and title 
  • Name of First Author on Abstract 
  • Topic Category in which the Abstract has been submitted
  • pdf of the submitted Abstract 
  • Curriculum Vitae

Please note: that materials in excess (eg., inclusion of extra letters beyond 2 required letters or inclusion or curriculum vitae) will be excluded from evaluation. 

Applications are only accepted via online submission.