The National Institutes of Health (NIH) awards individual senior level research training fellowships to experienced scientists who wish to make major changes in the direction of their research careers or who wish to broaden their scientific background by acquiring new research capabilities
as independent investigators in research fields relevant to the missions of participating NIH Institutes and Centers.
Mechanism of Support:
This funding opportunity announcement (FOA) uses the Ruth L.
Kirschstein Individual Postdoctoral National Research Service Award (NRSA) mechanism (F33).
Funds Available and Anticipated Number of Awards:
The total amount to be awarded by participating ICs and the number of F33 award will depend on the quality and scientific merit of the applications received, their relevance to the program priorities of the participating NIH Institutes, and the availability of funds.