Workshops and Events

Workshops and Events

NRSN offers workshops in generic (transferable) skills that are tailor-made for PhD candidates in neuroscience and aim to improve their research competence as well as their future employability. Normally, participation is free, and NRSN will cover the costs of travel and accommodation.

We also offer travel grants to attend selected conferences and seminars. See below for more details or contact the NRSN administration if you have any questions. 

Current activities

14-15 September

Entrepreneurship in Healthcare camp


24-25 September

Crash course in navigating your PhD

- Supervisor-student communication, work environment, know your rights, identify your needs for personal productivity


19-21 October

Scientific Writing Workshop (NRSN and Digital Life)


11-13 November

Supervisor workshop for aspiring supervisors (NRSN and Digital Life)


7-9 December

Scientific Writing Workshop (NRSN only)



Past activities 


Scientific writing workshop, 24 - 26 February 2020

Getting your hands-on data management, 6 - 8 November 2019

Scientific writing workshop, 14 - 16 October 2019

Scientific Writing Workshop, 18 - 20 February 2019

Scientific Writing Workshop, 01 - 03 October 2018

Scientific Writing Workshop, 03 - 05 March 2018

Scientific Writing Workshop, 26 - 28 June 2017 

Scientific Writing Workshop, 13 - 15 March 2017

Scientific Writing Workshop, 27 - 29 April 2015

Innovation in Neuroscience workshop, 5-6 November 2014

White Matter Meeting seminar, 6-7 February 2014



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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! 


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FENS training available for NRSN members