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This standard operating procedure (SOP) includes the following sections: Purpose, Procedure, Contacts, and Links.
To provide research experience to students and scientists at various stages of their careers.
NIAID supports the following fellowship grants:
Investigators must be U.S. citizens, noncitizen nationals, or permanent residents with a valid Alien Registration Receipt Card (Form I-551) at the time of the award. People on temporary or student visas are not eligible.
Signatures are not required on fellowship applications, progress reports, or prior approval requests. Instead, institutions must keep a signature assurance on file for all fellows and their sponsors.
Fellowship awards do not:
Special activation, health insurance, and other requirements apply for foreign institutions or federal government agencies. Grants management specialists will request additional information as necessary. For details, go to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)—NRSA Fellowships and the fellowship grants links above.
Go to Fellowships Grants (F) for basic information on fellowships, such as who can apply and award length.
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH
6700B Rockledge Drive, Room 2121
Bethesda, MD 20892-7614
Express Mail: Bethesda, MD 20817
Laura Pone—payback agreements
For questions specific to funded fellowships, contact the appropriate grants management specialist.
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Fellowships questions and answers
NIAID Funding Policy and Process SOP
NIAID Training and Career portal
NIH Research and Training Opportunities Web site
NRSA Web site
Training and Career Awards and Fellowships questions and answers
Last Updated September 10, 2013
Last Reviewed January 10, 2013