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Mentored Career Development Awards

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Academic Level:
Postdoc & Early Career

The purpose of these programs is to provide support and protected time for an intensive, supervised career development experience in the biomedical, behavioral, or clinical sciences leading to research independence.

These awards include:

- K01 - NINDS Faculty Development Award to Promote Diversity in Neuroscience Research

- K08 - Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award

- K22 - NINDS Advanced Postdoctoral Career Transition Award to Promote Diversity in Neuroscience Research

- K23 - Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award

- K99/R00 - NIH Pathway to Independence (PI) Award
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Participating Institution(s):
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National Institutes of Health (NIH) (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This program is funded by:
National Institute of Health (NIH)

Page last updated 3/4/2018
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