Applications are open from March to May 31th 2019. To process your application, you must complete the online form on the application page:

Registration form


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

Registration is limited to 40 participants. Admission to the CISSN will be based on the order of registration (deadline 31th May 2019).

Furthermore, 10 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 2018 will be included in the priority list for the CISSN 2019.

The registration fee is €550 . This amount covers:

  • Tuition fee and accompanying materials.
  • Lodging at the School venue for 6 nights (check in 21, check out 27 July 2019), including meals from the dinner on the 21th to breakfast on the 27th. 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.
  • Auditors (young researchers: PhD students, residency students and post-docs) that will not take advantage of lodging are admitted to CISSN (registration fee 200 €)



CISSN - International Summer School of Neuroscience