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NIH Institutional Training Grant in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

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Academic Level:
Graduate Students (PhD)

Applicants for full-time Bioinformatics PhD study who are U.S. citizens or U.S. permanent residents are automatically eligible for a Computational Biology/Bioinformatics NIH T32 Fellowship. The NIH Fellowships are awarded on a competitive basis. We anticipate 5 NIH Fellows entering each fall. The Comp Bio/Bioinformatics NIH Fellowship, with support from Boston University, provides PhD students with an annual stipend of more than $35,000, plus tuition, fees, and funds for housing, publications, conference travel and other educational expenses.

PhD students are also eligible for an International Research Fellowship (IIRF) which will fund travel and living expenses for 3-4 months to conduct collaborative research in support of your dissertation at an international partner university. We currently have collaborating faculty in Germany, Japan, and Israel. Approval of other partners is encouraged.
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Application Deadline: 12/1/2021
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Participating Institution(s):
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Boston University (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Bioinformatics & Genomics
Computational Sciences
Genetics & Genomics
Medical Sciences
Molecular Biology

Computational Biology
Computational Genomics
Molecular Genetics

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

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