To further its mission to "foster quality neurology and brain health worldwide", the WFN is this year offering up to 6 grants of $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).


2021 Grant applications which are likely not to be adversely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic will be preferred.

We look forward to reviewing applications for the 2021 WFN grant program.

To apply for a grant please click the following link: