Grants and Opportunities

Name: National Academy of Sciences Alexander Hollaender Award in Biophysics.

Objective: The Alexander Hollaender Award in Biophysics is awarded every three years to recognize outstanding contributions in biophysics. The recipient is awarded a $20,000 prize.

Application Deadline: October 1, 2012

Website: http://bit.ly/Or4nLr


Name: NIH Director’s Early Independence Awards

Objective: The NIH Director’s Early Independence Award Program supports exceptional investigators who wish to pursue independent
research directly after completion of their terminal doctoral/research degree or clinical residency, thereby forgoing the traditional post-doctoral training period.

Letter of Intent Due Date: December 30, 2012

Website: http://1.usa.gov/TEBd0f


Name: NIH Support for Conferences and Scientific Meetings

Objective: The purpose of the NIH Research Conference (R13) Grant and NIH Research Conference Cooperative Agreement (U13) Programs is to support high quality conferences that are relevant to the public health and to the scientific mission of the participating Institutes and Centers.

Who May Apply: These awards are intended for higher education institutions, nonprofits and for-profit organizations and governments. For a complete list of eligible applicants, visit the award website.

Application Deadline: December 12, 2012

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

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