Skip to Main Content

MyAANS, password-protected resources, and purchases are currently experiencing issues and are unavailable. We are working to get this fixed as soon as possible.

NREF Grants & Fellowships Launch Research Careers

An award from the NREF can have an extraordinary impact on a neurosurgeon’s career, serving as a launch pad for future success. Candidates are encouraged to pursue these amazing professional opportunities. Applications for all NREF Grants & Fellowships are available through the NREF Online Grant Portal.

Here’s the NREF Grant & Fellowship Application Schedule for the 2020-2021 academic year:


Application Open

Deadline Date

Clinical Fellowship Grant (CFG)

Aug.1, 2019

Oct. 1, 2019

Research Fellowship Grant & Young Clinician Investigator Award (RG-YCI)

Sept. 1, 2019

Nov. 1, 2019

Cerebrovascular Traveling Fellowship (CV)

Sept. 1, 2019

Nov. 1, 2019

Medical Student Summer Research Fellowship (MSSRF)

Nov. 1, 2019

Feb. 1, 2020