Training & Careers

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Grant Type

Supplements

Career Development Programs - Basic Research

Supports mentored career development of individuals proposing a career redirection in biomedical research
Supports mentored training for professionals with quantitative and engineering backgrounds

Career Development Programs - Clinical Research

Supports mentored career development of individuals proposing a career in clinical research
Supports mentored career development of individuals proposing a career in patient-oriented clinical research

Individual Awards

Supports mentored training for postdoctoral fellows obtaining additional research experience
Enhances the research training of promising postdoctorates, early in their postdoctoral training period, who have the potential to become productive investigators in research areas that will advance the goals of the BRAIN Initiative.
Facilitates a timely transition from postdoctoral research to an independent research position

Individual Fellowships

The purpose of the Kirschstein-NRSA, dual-doctoral degree, predoctoral fellowship (F30) is to enhance the integrated research and clinical training of promising predoctoral students, who are matriculated in a combined MD/PhD or other dual-doctoral degree training program (e.g. DO/PhD, DDS/PhD, AuD/PhD, DVM/PhD), and who intend careers as physician-scientists or other clinician-scientists.
The NIBIB uses the Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awards for Individual Predoctoral Fellows (F31) to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research to provide support for research training leading to the Ph.D. or equivalent research degree.
The purpose of the NIH Blueprint Diversity Specialized Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Advancement in Neuroscience (D-SPAN) Award is to support a defined pathway across career stages for outstanding graduate students who are from diverse backgrounds underrepresented in neuroscience research.

Loan Repayment Program

Pays qualified educational debt for individuals committed to clinical research
In addition to the opportunities on this page, senior postdoctoral fellows are eligible to apply for career awards on the Junior Investigator page, if allowed by their institution.