Request for Proposals: National Psoriasis Foundation Medical Research Fellowship

Request for Proposals: National Psoriasis Foundation Medical Research Fellowship The National Psoriasis Foundation is pleased to announce the availability of the Medical Research Fellowship Grants for the academic year 2013-2014. The program provides support to eligible institutions to develop and enhance the opportunities for physicians training for research careers in academic dermatology. Research pathways: Priority consideration will be given to applications that advance psoriasis research and address one or more of the Foundation’s research pathways: (1) genetics, (2) cell biology, (3) immunology, and (4) epidemiological/health services research. Anticipated number of awards: It is anticipated that as many as twelve new Psoriasis Fellowship Grants will be awarded in 2013. Awards are contingent on the availability of funds and the receipt of sufficiently meritorious applications. Budget and Project period: NPF Fellowship Awardees will receive a maximum of $40,000 to support their fellowship stipend. Institutions are to certify that funds will be applied toward stipend, salary and fringe benefits only, and not to be used for any indirect cost. These funds are non-renewable. Eligibility: Department Chairs and Fellowship/Residency Program Directors at institutions with fellowship programs may nominate a fellow. Eligibility requirements include: (1) the nominated fellow cannot be expected to be a faculty member during the effective dates of the fello...
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