Howard Hughes Medical Inst. Predoctoral Fellowship

Scholarship Description

Open to citizens or nationals of the United States or foreign nationals.  Awards will be made for study toward a PhD or ScD degree in the following biological sciences: biochemistry, bioinformatics, biophysics, biostatistics, cell biology, developmental biology, epidemiology, genetics, immunology, mathematical and computational biology, microbiology, molecular biology, neuroscience, pharmacology, physiology, structural biology, and virology.  At the time of application, applicants must not have completed one academic year or more of post-baccalaureate study in biological sciences.  The following will not preclude eligibility: 1) graduate study that took place more than 10 years prior to application; 2) graduate study toward an MPH degree; 3) study in biological sciences that was toward a medical or dental degree (MD, DO, DDS, or DVM); and 4) graduate study prior to entry into medical or dental school.

Year of Need: 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad, 3rd Year Grad,


Num Awards: 80

Min Award: 31000

Max Award:

Deadline: 2022-11-10


Sponsoring Organization National Research Council
2101 Constitution Avenue, TJ2037
Washington, DC 20418

Contact Person: OSEP/Fellowship Programs Unit

Phone: 202-334-2872

Fax: 202-334-3419