All young investigators (undergraduate and graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, medical residents) who are members of PANS are eligible to apply for a travel award to attend PANS2019 in New Orleans, USA, March 21-22, 2019.

Although the exact dollar amount is yet to be determined, it will be at least US$500 awarded by the Local Organizing Committee and the Program Organizing Committee.

Selection will be based on the quality of the applicant and financial need. Award recipients will be notified by email and funds will be distributed at PANS2019.


Eligibility: Any Trainee who is a member of PANS or any Trainee who registered to become a member is eligible to apply.

To register to become a member go to: Once you have registered for membership you can apply for this travel award.

If you previously applied for membership and are unsure whether your membership is current, send us an email at and we will confirm your status.


To apply for an award, send an email to that includes:

In the body of the email:

  1. Your full name
  2. Clarify you are a Trainee Member of PANS or have you registered to become a member

Attach to the email:

  1. Trainee’s abbreviated CV (2 pages)
  2. Letter of support from your research supervisor that must include a statement of financial need (1 page)

More details of the competition can be found here:

The deadline for submission is 5pm EST on Feb 15, 2019.

If you have any questions, please contact us at We look forward to seeing you in New Orleans in March!