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The UNCF-Merck Science Initiative Awards


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UNCF/Merck Undergraduate Science Research Scholarship Awards are intended to help African American undergraduate students who are interested in science to further their science education and potentially pursue science and engineering careers. The UNCF-Merck awards provide tuition support and opportunities for research experience in a state-of-the-art research facility.

UNCF /Merck Graduate Science Research Dissertation Fellowships will help African American graduate students complete coursework, conduct research, and prepare the dissertation required for a doctoral degree in the biomedically relevant life or physical sciences and engineering.

UNCF /Merck Postdoctoral Science Research Fellowships are intended to provide support to African American post-graduate students to obtain postdoctoral training and to prepare for a career in biomedical research.



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portable funding

Participating Institution(s):
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Merck
United Negro College Fund (UNCF)

Program Materials:
 • Postdoc Website this link takes you to a different website

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Biochemistry
Biology
Cellular Biology
General Engineering & Physical Sciences
General Medical & Life Sciences
Genetics & Genomics
Medical Sciences
Molecular Biology
Neuroscience
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Physiology

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