Two NIH fellowships for health-related research

By Noreen Balos, Funding Peer
Monday, October 23, 2017 10:02 AM

The National Institute of Health's Ruth L. Kirschstein-NRSA Fellowship Program offers two opportunities for individual fellowships.

  • Ruth L. Kirschstein Predoctoral Individual National Research Service Award - The purpose of this Kirschstein-NRSA program is to enable promising predoctoral students with potential to develop into a productive, independent research scientists, to obtain mentored research training while conducting dissertation research.
  • Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Individual Predoctoral Fellowship to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research (Parent F31 - Diversity) The purpose of this program is to enhance the diversity of the health-related research workforce by supporting the research training of predoctoral students from population groups that have been shown to be underrepresented in the biomedical, behavioral, or clinical research workforce. The proposed mentored research training is expected to clearly enhance the individual's potential to develop into a productive, independent research scientist.

Ruth L. Kirschstein-NRSA Fellowship Program

December 8, 2017