Grants and Opportunities

Division of Molecular and Cellular Biosciences: Investigator-Initiated Research Projects

Objective: To solicit proposals for hypothesisdriven and discovery research and related activities in four core clusters: molecular biophysics, cellular dynamics and function, genetic mechanisms systems and synthetic biology.

Who may apply: Non-profit and non-academic organizations as well as universities and colleges

Submission Deadline: November 15, 2013

Website: http://1.usa.gov/1ahEZsh

Sir Henry Dale Fellowship

Objective: To assist postdoctoral scientists in building their own UK-based independent research career addressing an important biomedical question.

Who May Apply: A UK/EEA national, a non-EEA national who either has a relevant degree from a UK university or has worked in the UK for at least a continuous three-year period, and an exceptional biomedical scientist, who does not fall within the categories above, whose recruitment to the host organization would be advantageous to both the applicant and the organization.

Submission Deadline: Preliminary application due November 1, 2013

Website: http://bit.ly/12mEHWZ

ABRCMS Student Travel Award

Objective: To increase the number of students pursuing advanced training in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields.

Who May Apply: Undergraduate and postbaccalaureate students who are 1) an underrepresented/underserved ethnicity or race, 2) a community college or minority serving institution student, 3) first generation college student, or 4) non-traditional student

Submission Deadline: September 6, 2013

Website: http://bit.ly/13x51Fj

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