Child Neurology Foundation

$3,500 Summer Scholarship For Medical Students

The 2023 application window is now OPEN. Applications must be submitted by March 19.

The Child Neurology Foundation announces the availability of (1) one summer clinical research scholarship for a first- or second-year US or Canadian medical student who has an interest in training in neurodevelopmental disabilities or child neurology. 

The award will be made for clinical research focused in the field of neurodevelopmental disabilities in children to be conducted under the direction of a child neurology/NDD subspecialist during the 2022 summer break. Selected applicant will receive $3,500 scholarship to support a research project. 


Applications should not exceed five pages (including the cover letter) using a double-spaced, Arial, 11 pt, o.5” margin format and should include the following: 

  • A cover letter with complete applicant contact information (name, email, phone, address), mentor contact information (name, title, email, phone, address), project title 
  • The hypothesis to be tested 
  • A description of the proposed methods 
  • Goals for the project 
  • The feasibility of the proposal