Grant Opportunities

View opportunities for annual meeting-related funding below.

Grant Opportunities

NCS is proud to offer grant opportunities to support the attendance of neurocritical care professionals at the 22nd NCS Annual Meeting, taking place in person in San Diego, CA, October 14-17, 2024. Grants for travel and family care are available to NCS members. 

Travel Grant Applications

Applications are currently being accepted for the Travel Grant Award program for the 22nd Annual Meeting, which takes place from October 14-17, 2024, in San Diego, CA. The Travel Grant Award program will provide grants to NCS members who would have otherwise not attended the meeting, particularly first-time attendees.

Travel grant applications closed on Monday, July 1, 2024. Grant recipients will be notified by early August.

Details

  • Twenty (20) $1,000 grants will be awarded.
  • The travel grant is needs-based and does not require an abstract submission. However, applicants are strongly encouraged to submit an abstract to the meeting.
  • The travel grant can be used for annual meeting registration, workshop registration and/or travel expenses. Awardees must register for and attend the 22nd NCS Annual Meeting.

Eligibility

  • Open to all neuroscience critical care nurses, advanced practice nurses, pharmacists, and residents/fellows, and international (resource-limited countries) physicians (MD, DO, RN, PhD, PharmD, mid-level practitioners, fellows, and residents).
  • The applicant must be a current member of NCS.
  • The applicant must be currently working in neuroscience/critical care.

The Travel Grant Award program is made possible through the generous support of the Integra Foundation®.

INCC Family Care Grant Applications

The INCC Family Care Travel Grant provides financial support to offset the cost of childcare, eldercare, or other family care, enabling meeting attendees with dependents more financial freedom to attend the NCS Annual Meeting. The Family Care Travel Grant provides $500 to ten (10) recipients.

The INCC Family Care Grant applications close on Friday, July 19, 2024. Grant recipients will be notified in mid-August.

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Details

  • Ten (10) $500 grants will be awarded.
  • The travel grant is need-based and does not require an abstract submission. However, applicants are encouraged to submit an abstract to the meeting.
  • The travel grant can be used for dependent care expenses (incurred at home or in the annual meeting city).
  • Only one (1) Family Care Grant per family is permitted.

Eligibility

  • Open to all neuroscience critical care nurses, advanced practice nurses, pharmacists, residents, fellows, physician assistants, and international (resource-limited countries) physicians (MD, DO, RN, PhD, PharmD, fellows, and residents).
  • The applicant must be a current member of NCS.
  • The applicant must be currently working in neurocritical care.