Applications are open from February 28th to April 30th 2018. To process your application, you must complete the online form on the application page:


Applicants can be young scientists (PhD students and Post-Doctoral fellows) beginning their careers in the fields of Neuroscience and Neuropsychopharmacology. 

Registration is limited to 40 participants. Admission to the CISSN will be based on the order of registration (deadline 30th April 2018).

Furthermore, 8 attendees will be selected on the basis of their CV to be awarded a €500  travel grant.

Applicants excluded from the list of attendees of the CISSN 2017 will be included in the priority list for the CISSN 2018.

The registration fee is €550 . This amount covers:

  • Tuition fee and accompanying materials.
  • Lodging at the School venue for 6 nights (check in 15, check out 21 July 2018), including meals from the dinner on the 15th to breakfast on the 21th. Students will be assigned triple-quadruple rooms (three, four beds)   based on gender and age.
  • Additionally, the organizers will provide transfer between Catania International Airport and the venue, trying to cover as many students as possible. This is a courtesy service and individual transportation cannot be guaranteed.




CISSN - International Summer School of Neuroscience