A limited number of bursaries will be awarded to young neurologists who wish to attend the Congress.

The bursary comprises of free Congress Registration and a Travel Grant of €500.

Applications for bursaries can be made via abstract submission system​​.​


  • Persons under the age of 35 at the start of the congress i.e. born after 31 October 1980.​​
  • Applicants must have an abstract accepted by the scientific committee and can be a resident of any country although the hosting country and developing countries are favoured​.
  • Applicants receiving accommodation and registration support from any other source will not be eligible.

Applications must be accompanied by:

  • A scanned copy of your passport - the page on which your personal details and photograph appear (Full Name, Nationality and Date of Birth).
  • A letter of recommendation from the Head of your Department, confirming your position and any study you have completed.

Please be aware of important deadlines for the abstract submission: ​​

Abstract Submission Deadline May 7​, 2015
Abstract Review by WCN Scientific Committee May-June 2015
Acceptance Notifications & Publication Online June 2015


Bursary applicants will be informed of the outcome of their application before elapse of the early registration fee deadline.​