The WFN has been offering grants since 2011.

Please click here for the list of recent prior grantees and reports.

The WFN mission is to "foster quality neurology and brain health worldwide" and this year the WFN is offering up to 6 grants of up to $25,000 with a maximum spend of $100,000.

Research Projects that will be considered for funding include the following:

  • Education such as research on neurological education and patient education. (Please note that grants related to the funding or creation of neurological residency or fellowship training programs will not be awarded).
  • Improvement of neurological services
  • Regional collaboration
  • Disease-based projects. (Please note that pure laboratory or “bench research” projects are out of the scope of this grant program).

2022 Grant applications which are likely not to be adversely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic will be preferred.

Deadline: 1 July 2022


Further information and apply


We look forward to reviewing applications for the 2022 WFN grant program.