Young Talent Award for Anne Urai
Psychologist Anne Urai has received the Young talent award from the Dutch Neuroscience society. She was described as a 'talented, promising early career researcher' and complimented on her international profile, having spent time in London, Paris, Hamburg and New York.
The award committeee noted her national and international community recognition, most recently by an NWO Veni grant. They also applauded her work in actively promoting open science, and efforts to make academia more inclusive and sustainable.
Urai explicitly talked about her climate activism together with neuroscientific pursuits: 'I hope it contributes to more conversations about the climate crisis within the Dutch Neuroscience community.'