Submission Deadline: Wednesday, October 14, 2020, 11:59 PM, Pacific Daylight Time.
No applications will be accepted after this date.
Applications must be completed online and submitted electronically with the required Supplementary Materials.
If you have any questions, or require further information, please contact:
Research Scholars Program Coordinator
Applicants must complete the online Application Form (all fields must be completed or applicant will not be able to submit) and include the following Supplementary Materials as specified:
- Research Abstract - No more than 325 words
- Research Proposal - No more than 5 pages, not including the bibliography or budget, using 11 point Arial font or larger, and single-spaced
- Applicant's NIH biosketch, inclusive of publications, if applicable
- Mentor's NIH biosketch
- Letter of Support from mentor which includes mentor's track record of productivity, funding, and success with prior trainees; detailed description of the mentoring plan, including resources allocated to the proposed research project, provision of protected time, and available laboratory facilities
- Bibliography of relevant references (maximum of 40)
- Detailed budget and completed budget summary
- Acknowledgement of Indirect Costs Limitation, using the template provided (Download Acknowledgement of Indirect Costs Limitation Template)
- Certification of Faculty Appointment, using the template provided (Download Certification of Faculty Appointment Template)
- Current or Pending Funding, using the template provided (Download Current or Pending Funding Template)
- Letter of support from the department chair or division chief that documents the institution is willing and has the ability to commit the resources necessary for the applicant to complete the proposed research, including sufficient protected time