Howard Hughes Medical Institute: 2018 Hanna H. Gray Fellows Program

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) is pleased to announce the 2018 Hanna H. Gray Fellows Program competition. This program seeks to increase diversity in the biomedical research community by recruitment and retention of individuals from groups underrepresented in the life sciences. Through their successful careers as academic scientists, Hanna H. Gray Fellows will move science forward and inspire future generations of scientists from America’s diverse talent pool.

Fellows will receive funding for their postdoctoral training and, if eligible, in their early career years as independent faculty. The program includes opportunities for career development, including mentoring and active involvement in the HHMI scientific community. The Institute will select up to 15 Fellows in this competition.

This grant competition is open to all eligible applicants and no nomination is required. The competition opens September 19, 2017.

Eligibility:

Fellows will receive a non-renewable grant of $80,000 annually for up to four years of postdoctoral training support followed by a non-renewable grant of $270,000 annually for up to four years of the faculty phase, if program criteria are met.

Applications are due on January 10, 2018. Mentor and reference letters must be received by January 18, 208.

Further details: www.hhmi.org/hanna-gray-2018 or contact [email protected]


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