The ICNA is inviting applications from eligible candidates under the ICNA GBOD Fellowship programme. 

GBOD applications can be on any topic in Child Neurology OR could be specific to  COVID-19 (burden that COVID-19 has had on Child Neurology, both globally and particularly in Low and Middle Income Regions)

Ideas for a COVID-19 specific GBOD could include, but are not limited to, developing a registry to evaluate various impacts of COVID-19:

  • COVID-19 associated neurological complications in children
  • The impact of COVID on developmental and mental health in children
  • Covid-19 Vaccination and impact on disease burdenImpact of COVID-19 on health care delivery
  • Impact of COVID-19 on health care delivery
  • Impact of COVID-19 on child neurology training


Criteria for the GBOD:

Applicants should be members of ICNA and ideally within 5 years of training (although others may be considered based on the discretion of the committee).

The award is up to $5000 USD for one year. Applicants are expected to provide a summary of their work for publication in the Journal of ICNA.

The deadline for applications (all topics) is MAY 1, 2022.

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If you have questions, please email Elaine Wirrell at