Call for proposals

– NRSN Summer School 2019


NRSN offers financial support of up to 500 000 NOK, in addition to full administrative support.

The call to submit proposals for the NRSN summer school in 2019 is OPEN.

The new call is open.

Submission deadline is 1. October 2018.

Please contact for questions


NRSN Summer School in Neuroscience

NRSN offers an annual summer school that provides PhD students with theoretical and practical research training in current forefront areas of neuroscience. The summer school is organized each year by a different research institution in Norway drawing on local expertise combined with contributions from international faculty. The summer school is intended for PhD students in neuroscience, and priority will be given to members of NRSN. Other participants may be accepted if there are still places available.

Past summer schools


Circadian rythems and sleep 
organized by the faculty of Psychology at UiB, Bergen
06-12 August 2017

Neural Circuits and Behavior 
organized by the Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience at NTNU, Trondheim
13-19 August 2017


Neural Circuits and Behavior 
organized by the Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience at NTNU, Trondheim
21-28 August 2016

Translational Animal Models in Neuroscience
8-12 August 2016


Understanding Measurements in Neuroscience
organized by Centre for Integrative Neuroplasticity (CINPLA) at the University of Oslo
16-22 August 2015




The 6th annual NRSN PhD conference is open for registration! 

A perfect opportunity to meet neuroscience students from all over Norway!

Registration deadline EXTENDED: Tuesday 14th of August!  

Register here! 

3rd Nordic Neuroscience Meeting, Helsinki June 2019

The 3rd Nordic Neuroscience meeting will be held in Helsinki 12-14th of June 2019. The Nordic meeting is for all neuroscientists in the Nordic and Baltic countries. Its objectives are to facilitate interactions between neighbouring countries and establish networks for future collaborations, as well as to achieve a greater knowledge of the neuroscience carried out in this part of the world.

NRSN Newsletter

Our newsletter is our main information channel. Here we announce courses, workshops, and grants available for our members and their supervisors. The newsletter is intended PhD supervisors, group leaders and course organizers in neuroscience.

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Additional funding for NRSN international training grants!

NRSN now offers international training grants of up to 40 000NOK for courses and short training stays abroad! 
More information and apply here! 

Scientific Writing Workshop 2018

The next scientific writing workshop will be held on 1.-3. of October at beautiful Soria Moria hotell outside of Oslo!

Register here! 

NRSN joined NENS

FENS training available for NRSN members