|High School Seniors|
|Internships & Summer Jobs|
|International Study Abroad|
|Arts & Humanities|
|Biology & Environmental Sci.|
|Physical Sciences & Math|
|College & Graduate School|
|Engineers & Computer Sci.|
|High School Students|
|Library Studies & History|
|Ethnic Groups & Studies|
Medical School and Health Professions
|U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) - Loans & Scholarships|
|♥||♠||National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Scholarships for Allopathic and Osteopathic Physicians, Dentists, Certified Nurse-Midwives, Certified Family Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants
The National Health Service Corps Scholarship (NHSC) Program accepts applications once a year from students who are enrolled or accepted for enrollment at an accredited health professions training program in an eligible primary care discipline: medicine (MD or DO), dentistry, family nurse practitioner, certified nurse midwife or physician assistant. You can apply before your first year or after you have finished one or more years of school.
|♠||National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Loan Repayment Program
The National Health Service Corps recruits primary care medical, dental and behavioral and mental health clinicians who are dedicated to providing care to the Nation's underserved people. In return, they can reduce or eliminate their health professions student debt by providing care at a National Health Service Corps-approved site.
|U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) - Training Programs in the Biomedical Sciences|
The NIH Academy is a postbaccalaureate biomedical research program for recent college graduates with an interest in domestic health disparities, differences in the frequency or severity of diseases and other adverse health conditions among populations in the U.S.
|♥||National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP)
UGSP offers competitive scholarships to students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral, and social science health-related research. The program offers scholarship support, paid research training at the NIH during the summer and paid employment and training at the NIH after graduation.
|♥||Biomedical Engineering Summer Internships (BESIP)
This internship program is for undergraduate biomedical engineering students who have completed their junior year of college. This ten-week program will allow rising senior biomedical engineering students to participate in cutting-edge biomedical research projects under the mentorship of world-class scientists in NIH laboratories.
|♥||♠||NIH Loan Repayment Programs
All eligible researchers and scientists, including women, individuals from underrepresented groups, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply for loan repayment.
|♥||♠||Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research (SIP)
The Summer Internship Program is for students who will be sixteen years of age or older at the time they begin the program and who are currently enrolled at least half-time in high school or an accredited U.S. college or university as undergraduate, graduate, or professional students. Students who have been accepted into a college or university program may also apply.
|♠||Postbaccalaureate Intramural Research Training Award (IRTA)
The NIH Postbac IRTA program (CRTA, Cancer Research Training Award, in the National Cancer Institute) provides recent college graduates who are planning to apply to graduate or professional (medical/dental/pharmacy) school an opportunity to spend one or two years performing full-time research at the NIH.
|♠||Technical Intramural Research Training Award (IRTA)
The NIH Technical IRTA Program (CRTA, Cancer Research Training Award in the National Cancer Institute) is designed to produce a cadre of highly trained research support personnel. College graduates and individuals who hold a master's degree spend two years (possibly three) mastering the latest and most advanced techniques for basic and/or applied research working in an environment devoted exclusively to biomedical research.
|♠||Clinical Research Training Program for Medical and Dental School Students
The Clinical Research Training Program (CRTP) for Medical and Dental Students is a 12-month program designed to attract the most creative, research-oriented medical and dental students to the intramural campus of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland. Participants, known as Fellows, spend a year engaged in a mentored clinical or translational research project in an area that matches their personal interests and goals.
|♠||Clinical Electives Program for Third and Fourth-Year Medical and Dental Students
You must be enrolled in a medical or dental school and have your school's approval to participate. You must have completed all of your core courses prior to review of your application. Students participate in short-term clinical rotations and research electives designed to provide advanced training in translational and clinical research in over 30 specialties.
|♠||Graduate Partnerships Program (GPP)
The NIH Graduate Partnerships Program (GPP) allows participants to take advantage of the best of two worlds - the academic environment of a university and the breadth and depth of research at the NIH. The goal is to create a different kind of graduate experience, one that focuses on training the next generation of scientific leaders by emphasizing communication and collaboration skills, integration of information, and interdisciplinary investigation. At the NIH, graduate students work in a highly collaborative research environment with leading scientists and clinicians.
|U.S. Army - Education Opportunities|
|♠||F. Edward Hébert Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship Program (HPSP) for Students Pursuing Advanced Degrees in Medicine, Dentistry, Veterinary Science, Psychiatric Nursing, Optometry or Psychology
The U.S. Army can help with one of the most comprehensive scholarships available in the health care field. Qualifying students receive full tuition at any accredited medical, dental, veterinary, psychology or optometry program, plus a generous monthly stipend.
|U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps - Student Opportunities and Training|
|♥||♠||Junior Commissioned Officer Student Training and Extern Program (JRCOSTEP)
JRCOSTEP training and extern positions are available to students who have completed at least 1 year of study in a master's or doctoral program or at least 2 years of study in a professionally accredited baccalaureate program in specific health disciplines and meet other program requirements.
|♥||♠||Senior Commissioned Officer Student Training and Extern Program (SRCOSTEP)
SRCOSTEP training and extern positions are available to individuals who are enrolled as full-time students in certain health professions programs with at least 8 months of educational commitment remaining in the final year.
|U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Public Health Training Fellowships|
|♠||The CDC Experience Applied Epidemiology Fellowship
One-year training program in applied epidemiology for third or fourth year medical students.
|♠||CDC-Hubert Global Health Fellowship
Six- to twelve-week introduction to preventive medicine, public health, and applied epidemiology in an international setting; apply in your second or third year of medical or veterinary school.
|♠||Epidemiology Elective Program for Senior Medical and Veterinary Students
Six to eight-week introduction to applied epidemiology.
|♣||Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS)
The Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) is a unique 2-year post-graduate training program of service and on-the-job learning for health professionals interested in the practice of applied epidemiology.
|U.S. National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research|
|♠||♣||NIDRR Switzer Fellowships
Distinguished fellowships are awarded to individuals with doctorates or with comparable academic status who have had seven or more years of experience relevant to rehabilitation research. Merit fellowships are given to persons in earlier stages of their research careers.
|Albert Schweitzer Fellowships|
|♠||The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship - Lambaréné, Gabon
Third-year medical students spend three months working as Fellows at the Albert Schweitzer Hospital in Lambaréné, Gabon on clinical rotations. Medical Fellows work as junior physicians in pediatrics or medicine rotations, supervised by hospital medical staff. Public Health Fellows, students or recent graduates with significant public health training and/or experience, work with the Hospital's Community Health Outreach Program.
|♠||The U.S. Schweitzer Fellows Program
The Schweitzer Fellows -- mostly university graduate students -- partner with community-based organizations to identify an unmet health need, design a yearlong service project with a demonstrable impact on that need, and bring that project from idea to implementation and impact -- all on top of their usual graduate school responsibilities.
|Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research - For Students|
|♥||Undergraduate Summer Studentships
For undergraduate students wishing to spend two to four months working in on health related research.
|♠||Graduate Full-Time Studentships
For individuals enrolled in health related research areas for a Master's or PhD at an Alberta university.
|Alpha One Foundation|
|♣||Postdoctoral Fellowships for Studies in the Basic Science or Clinical Investigation of Alpha1-Antitrypsin (AAT) Deficiency
Intended to provide support for postdoctoral research fellows who intend to pursue a career in AAT research. Applications will be accepted from candidates holding an M.D., Ph.D. or equivalent degrees who are interested in conducting basic science, clinical research, or ethic, legal, social issues studies related to AAT Deficiency.
|American Academy of Family Physicians|
|♠||♣||Awards for Medical Students, Residents, and Medical Education Faculty
These awards recognize medical students, residents and medical education faculty who are deemed to have made exceptional advances in furthering the strategic objectives of the Academy. This program assists AAFP members and staff, as well as constituent chapters, to identify, select and recommend appropriate forms of recognition for exceptional initiatives or efforts that benefit Family Medicine.
|♣||Medical Fellowships for Family Physicians|
|American Academy of Neurology - Medical Student Resources|
|♠||AAN Awards and Scholarships for Medical Students|
|American Optometric Foundation - Awards, Scholarships and Grants|
|♠||Graduate Student Fellowships
These fellowships support graduate students enrolled in a full-time program of study and training in vision-related research that leads to a Master's or PhD degree.
|♠||Scholarships for Optometry Students|
|American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry - Awards and Fellowships|
Pediatric dental residents and individuals in their first five years post-residency are eligible and encouraged to apply.
|American Academy of Periodontology|
|♠||Scholarships and Fellowships|
|American Association of Neurological Surgeons|
|♥||Medical Student Summer Research Fellowship
Fellowships will be awarded to medical students in the United States or Canada who have completed one or two years of medical school and wish to spend a summer working in a neurosurgical laboratory, mentored by a neurosurgical investigator who is a member of the AANS and will sponsor the student.
|♣||Grants and Fellowships|
|American College of Surgeons|
|♣||Research Scholarships, Fellowships, and Awards
International Guest Scholarships, ACS Traveling Fellowships, ACS Scholarships.
|American Dental Association Foundation|
|♠||Scholarships for Dental and Allied Dental Health Students
The ADA Foundation funds scholarships for dental student, underrepresented minority dental students and allied dental students including dental hygiene, dental assisting and dental laboratory technology.
|American Diabetes Association|
|♣||Career Development & General Research Awards|
|American Federation for Aging Research - Funding Opportunities|
|♠||Medical Student Training in Aging Research (MSTAR) Program
The 2012 MSTAR Program provides medical students with an enriching experience in aging-related research and geriatrics, under the mentorship of top experts in the field. This program introduces students to research and academic experiences early in their training that they might not otherwise have during medical school.
|♣||Postdoctoral Fellows in Aging Research Program
Encourages and furthers the careers of postdoctoral fellows with outstanding promise in the basic biological and biomedical sciences relevant to understanding aging processes and age-related diseases and disabilities. The award is intended to provide significant support to permit these postdoctoral fellows to become established in the field of aging.
|American Heart Association - Professional Education|
|♠||Student Scholarships in Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke
Eligible applicants include students in medical schools or in master's or equivalent programs in an accredited school in the United States where research training in cardiovascular disease and stroke is available. Ph.D.s and current M.D./Ph.D. students in the basic sciences committed to research careers are ineligible unless the Ph.D. was obtained previously in an area not related to the one in the proposed study.
|American Lung Association - Awards & Grants|
|♠||Lung Health Research Dissertation Grants|
|American Medical Association, Education and Research Foundation|
|♠||Arthur N. Wilson, MD, Scholarships for Southeastern Alaskans
Provides a tuition assistance scholarship to a currently enrolled medical student who graduated from a high school in Southeast Alaska. This scholarship highlights the importance of supporting future physicians in rural communities.
|♠||Physicians of Tomorrow Scholarships|
|American Otological Society|
|♠||♣||Fellowships and Grants for the Study Otosclerosis, Meniere's Disease, and Related Disorders|
|American Parkinson's Disease Association|
|♠||♣||Medical Students Summer Fellowships
The Summer Fellowships are designed to provide a stipend to enable medical students to perform supervised laboratory or clinical research designed to clarify our understanding of Parkinson's disease, its nature, manifestations, etiology or treatment. It is hoped this experience will stimulate a student's interest in future research in the field of Parkinson's disease and related disorders.
|American Pharmaceutical Association|
|♠||Awards and Scholarships|
|American Philosophical Society - Fellowships and Grants|
|♣||Daland Fellowships in Clinical Investigation|
|American Psychiatric Association|
|American Urogynecologic Society - Awards and Scholarships|
|♣||Research Scholars Program|
|American Veterinary Medical Foundation|
|♣||Congressional Science Fellowships|
|♣||Arthritis Biomedical Science Grants|
|♣||Arthritis Clinical Science Grants|
|♠||Doctoral Dissertation Awards for Arthritis Health Professionals|
|♣||Physician Scientist Development Award|
|Association for Gerontology in Higher Education|
|♥||♠||College Scholarships and Graduate Fellowships in Gerontology|
|Burroughs Wellcome Fund - Grant Programs|
|♣||Career Awards at the Scientific Interface
Career Awards at the Scientific Interface provide $500,000 to bridge advanced postdoctoral training and the first three years of faculty service. These awards are intended to foster the early career development of researchers who have transitioned or are transitioning from undergraduate and/or graduate work in the physical/mathematical/computational sciences or engineering into postdoctoral work in the biological sciences, and who are dedicated to pursuing a career in academic research. These awards are open to U.S. and Canadian citizens or permanent residents as well as to U.S. temporary residents.
|♣||Career Awards for Medical Scientists
Five-year awards for physician-scientists to bridge advanced postdoctoral/fellowship training and the early years of faculty service. Proposals must be in the area of basic biomedical, disease-oriented, or translational research.
|Center for Reintegration - Scholarship Information|
|♥||♠||Lilly Reintegration Scholarships for People with Schizophrenia and Related Schizophrenia-Spectrum Disorders
To be eligible for consideration for the scholarship, applicants must be diagnosed with bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, schizophreniform disorder, or schizoaffective disorder, be currently receiving medical treatment for the disease, including medications and psychiatric follow-up, and be actively involved in rehabilitative or reintegrative efforts, such as clubhouse membership, part-time work, volunteer efforts or school enrollment.
|Cooley's Anemia Foundation|
|Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America - Research Grants & Fellowships|
|♣||Career Development Awards
Career Development Awards are intended to encourage the development of individuals with research potential to help them prepare for a career of independent basic and/or clinical investigation in the area of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD).
|♣||Research Fellowship Awards
Research Fellowship Awards are intended to encourage the development of individuals with research potential to help them prepare for a career of independent basic and/or clinical investigation in the area of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.
|♥||♠||Student Research Awards
This program offers financial support for students to spend time performing research on topics relevant to Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) for a minimum of 10 weeks. CCFA hopes to stimulate research interest in the areas of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.
|Cystic Fibrosis Foundation|
|♣||Clinical Fellowships (1st and 2nd Year)|
|♣||Clinical Fellowships (3rd and 4th Year)|
|♣||Postdoctoral Research Fellowships|
|Dystonia Medical Research Foundation|
|♣||Menkes/Markham Postdoctoral Fellowships Related to Dystonia Research|
|Epilepsy Foundation - Grant and Fellowship Opportunities|
|♠||♣||Predoctoral & Postdoctoral Research Training Fellowships Related to Epilepsy
Areas of interest considered include, but are not limited to neuroscience, physiology, pharmacology, psychology, biochemistry, genetics, nursing, or pharmacy.
|Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER) - Programs|
|♠||Medical Student Anesthesia Research Fellowship Program
The Medical Student Anesthesia Research Fellowship program encourages talented medical students to consider careers in academic anesthesiology. Medical students participate in research projects and clinical anesthesia in academic departments across the country through the eight-week summer program.
|Goldman Philanthropic Partnerships|
|♣||Charles E. Culpeper Scholarships in Medical Science for Physicians Committed to Careers in Academic Medicine|
|♠||♣||Grass Fellowships in Neurobiology
Applicants may be in the late stages of predoctoral training or postdoctoral researchers. Supported approaches include neurophysiology, biophysics, integrative neurobiology, neuroethology, neuroanatomy, neuropharmacology, systems neuroscience, cellular and developmental neurobiology, and computational approaches to neural systems. The Foundation also has a longstanding interest in epilepsy-related research.
|♣||Robert S. Morison Fellowships in Basic Research in Neuroscience
Fellowship for the training of academic clinician scientists in epilepsy. This two-year post-doctoral fellowship will be awarded to a promising young investigator possessing an M.D. degree who intends to continue training in basic science in an epilepsy research laboratory.
|Heart Rhythm Society|
|♣||Fellowship Opportunities in Cardiac Electrophysiology
Full-year Research Fellowships for individuals interested in clinical and basic research relating to the latest advances in electrophysiology. Must have an MD, PhD, DO, DVM, or equivalent degree by June in the year of award activation. May not be enrolled in a graduate or medical school by June in the year of award activation. May not have completed three cumulative years of postmedical school or graduate school research. Sponsor must be a member of the Heart Rhythm Society by activation of award.
|Helen Hay Whitney Foundation|
|♣||Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in the Biomedical Sciences|
|Hereditary Disease Foundation|
|♣||John J. Wasmuth Postdoctoral Fellowships for the Identification and Understanding of the Basic Defect of Huntington's Disease|
|♣||Milton Wexler Postdoctoral Fellowships for the Identification and Understanding of the Basic Defect of Huntington's Disease|
|Howard Hughes Medical Institute - Opportunities for Individuals|
|♠||Medical Research Fellows - Year Long Program
As a medical, dental, or veterinary student, you are in a unique position to advance biomedical research and translate findings from the lab into the treatment of disease. HHMI's Medical Fellows Program gives you a chance to focus on a research project full-time and determine how you can incorporate research into your professional career.
|♠||Medical Research Fellows - Summer Program
The summer after your first or second year is an ideal time to engage in basic, translational, or applied biomedical research with an HHMI investigator, HHMI early career scientist, or Janelia Farm researcher. The program is primarily aimed at those students who wish to explore the summer research experience with the intent of applying for the year-long program.
|♠||International Student Research Fellowships
HHMI will award three-year fellowships to students while they are engaged in their doctoral dissertation research. U.S. institutions designated by HHMI will nominate students who have demonstrated exceptional talent for research, are currently in the second (or third) year of graduate study, have entered a laboratory in which they will conduct their dissertation research, and are not U.S. citizens, noncitizen nationals, or permanent residents of the United States.
|Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP)|
|♣||Cross-Disciplinary and Long-Term Postdoctoral Fellowships in Brain Functions and Molecular Approaches to Biological Functions|
|Huntington's Disease Society of America|
|♣||Research Grants and Fellowships|
|Immune Deficiency Foundation|
The program is open to patients with a primary immunodeficiency as classified by the World Health Organization and is intended for undergraduate students attending or entering college or a technical training school or for undergraduate or graduate students living with Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome (WAS).
|International Foundation for Ethical Research|
|♠||Graduate Fellowships in Animal Welfare|
|♣||Postdoctoral Fellowships in Lymphangioleiomyomatosis|
|Mayo Clinic and Foundation for Medical Education and Research|
|Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America|
|♣||Postdoctoral Research Fellowships for Clinical or Basic Research Pertinent to Myasthenia Gravis|
|National Foundation for Infectious Diseases - Awards & Grants|
|♣||Fellowships in Infectious Diseases|
|National Hemophilia Foundation|
|♣||Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in Hemophilia|
|National Multiple Sclerosis Society - Training Grants and Fellowships|
|♣||Advanced Postdoctoral Fellowships|
|♣||Physician Fellowships for Training in MS Clinical Trials|
|♣||Junior Faculty Awards|
|♣||Senior Faculty Awards|
|National Research Council (NRC) - Research Associateship Programs|
|♠||♣||Postdoctoral Research Associateship Programs for Scientists and Engineers Tenable at U.S. Laboratories and NASA Research Centers
The mission of the NRC Research Associateship Programs (RAP) is to promote excellence in scientific and technological research conducted by the U. S. government through the administration of programs offering graduate, postdoctoral, and senior level research opportunities at sponsoring federal laboratories and affiliated institutions.
|New Mexico Higher Education Department|
|♠||New Mexico Medical Loans-for-Service
The purpose of the Medical Loan-For-Service is to increase the number of physicians in the state which have experienced shortages of health professional by making educational loans to students entering medical school. As a condition of each loan, the student shall declare his/her intent to practice as a health professional in a designated shortage area within the state of New Mexico. For every year of service provided in a designated shortage area within New Mexico, a portion of the loan will be forgiven. If the entire service agreement is fulfilled, 100% of the loan is eligible for forgiveness. Penalties will be assessed if the service agreement is not satisfied.
|Osteogenesis Imperfecta Foundation|
|♣||Research Fellowships for Young Investigators|
|Parkinson's Disease Foundation|
|♣||Postdoctoral Research Fellowships Including Neurologists|
|♥||♠||Summer Fellowships for Undergraduates and Medical Students|
|Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) Foundation|
|♠||Advanced Predoctoral Fellowships in Pharmacology or Toxicology|
|♠||Advanced Predoctoral Fellowships in Pharmaceutics|
|♠||Advanced Medical Student Research Fellowships in Clinical Pharmacology|
|♠||Advanced Pre Doctoral Fellowships in Health Outcomes|
|♣||Postdoctoral Fellowships in Pharmacology/Toxicology|
|♣||Postdoctoral Fellowships in Health Outcomes|
|♣||Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in Pharmaceutics|
|♣||Postdoctoral Fellowships in Informatics|
|♣||Sabbatical Fellowship in Pharmacology and Toxicology|
|♣||Sabbatical Fellowships in Informatics|
|♣||Sabbatical Fellowships in Health Outcomes|
|♣||Sabbatical Fellowships in Pharmaceutics|
|Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)|
|♠||♣||Research Grants and Fellowships|
|Research Development Committee of the Canadian Association of Surgical Chairs|
|♣||Compendium of Surgical Fellowships|
|Robert Wood Johnson Foundation|
|Sarnoff Endowment for Cardiovascular Science|
|♠||Medical Fellowships in the Cardiovascular Sciences|
|♣||Sarnoff Scholars Program|
|Society of Nuclear Medicine - Education and Research Foundation|
|♥||♠||Grants, Awards and Scholarships|
|Tylenol® Future Care Scholarships|
|♥||♠||College and Graduate Scholarships for Students Who Intend to Major in Public Health/Health Education, Medical School, Nursing or Pharmacy
Students must have completed at least one year of undergraduate or graduate course of study at an accredited two or four year college, university or vocational-technical school.
|U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs|
|♣||Career Development Awards|
|♠||♣||Residencies & Fellowships|
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I created this site on 1998-04-22 and revised it on 2014-03-02.
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