The Graduate College invites students and postdoctoral researchers in the life and health-related sciences to an information session on the NIH National Research Service Award (NRSA), a.k.a. the Ruth L. Kirschstein Fellowship (F30, F31, & F32).
NRSAs provide up to five years of support for PhD students (F31), six years of support for MD/PhD students (F30), and three years of support for postdocs (F32). Applicants must be U.S. citizens, nationals, or permanent residents who are conducting research on topics relevant to NIH’s institutes or centers.
The information session will offer an overview of the fellowship program and provide guidance on how to prepare a competitive proposal. Presenters include:
- Dr. Jim Slauch, Prof of Micriobiology & Director of the Medical Scholars Program
- Dr. Sayeepriyadarshini Anakk, Assoc Prof of Molecular & Integrative Physiology
- Hanna Erickson, NRSA Fellow & MD/PhD student in Molecular & Integrative Physiology
Here's a flyer for the session. Feel free to distribute to students, postdocs, and faculty in your unit.
See the full listing of Graduate College workshops: go.grad.illinois.edu/workshops