Current Opportunities



Application Deadline:
January 13, 2023

Funding Start Date:
May 1, 2023

Graduate Grant


Application Deadline:
March 3, 2023

Funding Start Date:
September 1, 2023

Special Purpose Innovation Grant

Up to $50,000

Application Deadline:
April 14, 2023

Funding Start Date:
Sep 1, 2023

Impact Grant

Up to $2000

Application Deadline:
Open for submissions!

Funding Start Date:
Awarded Quarterly

Application Process

If you are a student / researcher looking to apply for funding, we are ecstatic! We are even more excited that you are choosing to dedicate your time to this important research. Please view our grant options above and review relevant criteria before applying. We strongly recommend that you review the Research Frequently Asked Questions for guidance on how to complete the application. A printable form of the application questions can be found Here. If you have any more questions, please email Ty McKinney, Research Director

If you are a supervisor or looking to provide an academic reference for one of your students please fill out this Reference Survey. We must receive two references per student by the application deadline.

Scientific Review

Our Scentific Review Panel (SRP) is a multi-disciplinary group of neuroscientists with the crucial role of selecting the innovative neuroCAM projects for funding. Please email Ty McKinney, Research Director. if you would be interested in contributing to our SRP or click the link below to see the current SRP members.

Funding Opportunity Posters

If you are interested in Branch Out grants, there is a chance your colleagues may be as well. Please consider sharing the poster advertisements on social media or in your workspace to help us attract the best and brightest NeuroCAM project applications.

Any questions?

This is our research coordinator, Ty. If you have any questions about the scientific research panel or how to apply for funding, he's the guy to ask.

Contact Ty