SONA 2022: Short term research position


The Women in Neurotrauma Research – Visiting (Inter)national Scholar Award (WiNTR VISA) was established by TEAM Neurotrauma (Training, Education, and Mentoring) to promote national and international networking opportunities and advance the early careers of women neurotrauma researchers.

The Award provides an opportunity for national or international collaboration by subsidizing both travel to the National Neurotrauma Symposium and a brief period of research training/collaboration in a sponsor’s laboratory. This Award supports the mission of TEAM to promote gender equality in neurotrauma research to learn new skills or techniques pertinent to their research project.

The Award covers roundtrip airfare to the NNS meeting and sponsoring laboratory, registration, abstract fee, lodging, and meals, up to $5,000

Looking for a sponsoring lab or eligible applicant?

Want to be part of this list? Contact Tiffany Greco, Ph.D. (

Eligibility Requirements

Female applicant, applicant’s advisor (mentor or Chair), and sponsor must be current International/National Neurotrauma Society (INTS/NNS) members.
Applicant must be a female doctoral student, postdoctoral fellow, or junior independent scientist in neurotrauma research.
Awardee agrees to give a brief presentation at the next NNS TEAM business meeting to share their experience.
Contact Tiffany Greco, Ph.D., Chair of the WiNTR VISA Committee ( with any questions.

Applications are due to Tiffany Greco by midnight EST on April 1st, 2022


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