The National Science Foundation funds basic science research at the early graduate, dissertation, and postdoctoral stages. The NSF uses two criteria for evaluating funding applications: intellectual merit and broader impacts. In this blog post, I will explain ways in which you can go about addressing the broader impacts criteria in your application. Brainstorm and free-write […]
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The purpose of this fellowship is to provide support for promising dual degree doctoral candidates who will be performing dissertation research and training in scientific health-related fields relevant to the missions of the participating NIH Institutes and Centers (ICs).
The postdoctoral fellowship supports promising applicants with potential to become independent investigators in scientific health-related research fields. The postdoctoral training must offer an opportunity to enhance the applicant’s understanding of the health-related sciences.
Under the guidance of preceptors, students conduct research in selected areas of laboratory investigation. The goal of the program is to expose students to research procedures in a unique environment devoted exclusively to biomedical research and training. In addition to the laboratory experience, two additional components of the program are designed to enhance the students’ […]
to provide students with a highly stimulating and rewarding summer research experience, with a view toward encouraging students to pursue advanced education and training in the biomedical sciences and future careers in scientific investigation, particularly basic and clinical research in the neurological sciences. Summer research training will be designed to supplement and give practical meaning […]
5 years of support for doctoral level training in areas of research that relate to alcohol abuse and alcoholism. See Website for details Each Institute has a unique scientific purview and different program goals and initiatives; therefore, all potential applicants should consult the appropriate Institute website and contact the appropriate Institute office, both listed under […]
The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) announces the availability of NIH Dissertation Award grants (R36) to support drug abuse doctoral dissertation research in NIDA areas of priority.
INACTIVATION NOTE: “This funding opportunity announcement expires February 24, 2012 unless reissued.” The National Library of Medicine (NLM) awards small grants, for up to three years, to provide short-term assistance for the preparation of book-length manuscripts about information of value to U.S. health professionals. Grants may be made to public or private, non-profit institutions on […]
The purpose of this funding opportunity is to increase the diversity of the mental health research workforce. It will enable qualified doctoral candidates to pursue research careers in any area relevant to the research mission of the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH). These awards are available to US citizens or permanent residents who are […]
This fellowship supports a diverse pool of highly trained scientists to perform dissertation research and training in scientific health-related fields which advance the mission of the participating NIH Institutes and Centers (ICs).