National Institutes of Health Postbaccalaureate Intramural Research Training Award (IRTA)

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 Deadline: 

Rolling Deadline
   

Start Date: 

Varies
   

Duration: 

Up to two years
   

Location: 

Bethesda, MD; Frederick, MD; Baltimore, MD; Research Triangle Park, NC; Phoenix, AZ; Hamilton, MT; and Detriot, MI
   

Area of Interest: 

Arts
Biomedical Sciences
Engineering, Computer Science, and Applied Sciences
Humanities
Physical Sciences
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Other:
   

Category: 

Postbaccalaureate Fellowship
   

Description: 

The Postbaccalaureate Intramural Research Training Award (IRTA) program provides opportunities for recent college graduates to spend a year engaged in biomedical research at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Trainees work side-by-side with some of the leading scientists in the world in an environment devoted exclusively to biomedical research. Fellowships are available in the more than 1250 intramural laboratories of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
   

Benefits: 

Stipend depends on prior experience. See website for more details.

   

Major(s): 

Not Specified

   

GPA: 

None specified

   
Year In School at 
start of program: 
Freshman
Sophomore
Junior
Senior
   
Employment 
 Eligibility: 
Has Citizenship
Has Permanent Residence
Has Work Permit
Other: 
   

Required 
Documents: 

Resume
Personal Statement
Letters of Recommendation
Other: Transcripts
 

Contact: 

Program Advisor

Email: Summer_Postbac_Questions@mail.nih.gov

 

Program Website: 

http://www.training.nih.gov/student/Pre-IRTA/irtamanualpostbac.asp
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