Research Opportunity: Fellowship for Underrepresented Scientists

The RADM Helena O. Mishoe Fellowship for Underrepresented Scientists was established by Dr. Helena Mishoe to offer opportunities for postbac fellows of underrepresented groups in biomedical science to receive training in basic, translational, and clinical research. This fellowship aims to enhance career development for postbacs planning to apply to graduate and/or medical school with the long-term career goal of becoming a trained scientist or physician/scientist.

Applicants should meet the following criteria:

  1. Have recently completed or will complete a bachelor’s degree by the summer of selection;
  2. Must have completed academic training in course work relevant to biomedical, behavioral, or statistical research;
  3. Have a cumulative grade point average of 3.3 or better on a 4.0 scale, or 4.3 or better on a 5.0 scale;
  4. Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

Application Deadline: December 31st, 2020

For more information and to apply, visit this NHLBI webpage. Any questions can be directed to the NHLBI DIR Office of Education: ( direducation@nhlbi.nih.gov ).

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