Donald B. Lindsley Prize in Behavioral Neuroscience

Society for Neuroscience


June 03, 2015


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The Donald B. Lindsley Prize in Behavioral Neuroscience, supported by The Grass Foundation, recognizes a young neuroscientist's outstanding PhD thesis in the general area of behavioral neuroscience.

Behavioral neuroscience is defined for these purposes as neuroscience research involving behavioral variables or oriented toward the solution of behavioral problems.

Recipients receive a $2,500 prize and complimentary registration, transportation (economy air or ground), and two nights hotel accommodations for the SfN annual meeting. The SfN president presents the prize at a lecture at the meeting.

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Submit all materials using SfN's award nomination site. Include the following:

  • One nomination letter from the nominee's PhD mentor(s). No additional letters will be accepted.
  • 4–6-page (typed, double-spaced) thesis abstract with names and departmental affiliations of thesis committee members
  • Current CV (include date of thesis defense)

Nominations for the 2015 award are due Wednesday, June 3. 

Nominees must have a thesis submitted and approved between January 1 and December 31 of the preceding calendar year.


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May 01, 2015