Requirements

No. of Awards

Length of Program

Total Program Support

Undergraduate junior and senior honor students majoring in the biomedical sciences with an expressed interest in a career in biomedical research and intentions to pursue graduate education leading to a Ph.D., M.D.-Ph.D., or other combined professional degree and Ph.D.

54 universities, (supporting about 700 students)

Two years

$1.4 million FY 2002

Up to five years of support for research training leading to the Ph.D. or equivalent research degree; the combined M.D.-Ph.D. degree or other combined professional degree and research doctoral degree in the biomedical or behavioral sciences or health services research

389 individual fellowships in 2002

Up to five years

$25,796,400 FY 2002

For selected students who are graduates of the MARC undergraduate research training programs, up to five years of support for research training leading to the Ph.D., M.D.-Ph.D., or other combined professional degree and Ph.D. in the biomedical or behavioral sciences

137 individual fellowships (FY2002)

159 individual fellowships (FY 2003)

Up to five years

$4,016,000 FY 2002

$4,866,000 FY 2003

Doctoral candidates in an area or discipline relevant to the mission of NIMH and conducting dissertation research

4 individual fellowships (FY 2002)

3 (FY 2003)

4 (FY 2004)

Up to two years

$107,000 FY 2002

$72,000 FY 2003

$120,000 FY 2004



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