NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awards (NRSA)

Degree Level: Graduate

Field of Study: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, or Social Sci., Business, Law, Education

Special Consideration: Extreme financial need, or Underrepresented racial or ethnic group, or Disabilities

Location: United States

Duration: Multi-year

Deadlines: Please check website below for the specific date.

Description:

The NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awards (NRSA) provide up to five years of support for research training leading to the Ph.D. or equivalent research degree, the combined M.D./Ph.D. degree; or another formally combined professional degree and research doctoral degree in  biomedical, behavioral, health services, or clinical sciences. 

The overall goal of the program is to help ensure that a diverse pool of highly trained scientists is available in appropriate scientific disciplines to address the Nation's biomedical, behavioral, and clinical research needs. In order to accomplish this goal, NRSA training programs are designed to train individuals to conduct research and to prepare for research careers.

Visit the Kirschstein NRSA site.  

Award Details

Fields of Study: biomedical, behavioral, health services, or clinical sciences