Undergradate and graduate students interested in Health and Life Science research are encouraged to attend an upcoming (Virtual) Workshop on NIH Diversity Supplements, held on Tuesday, April 27th from 3-5 pm.
This year the workshop is broken down into three-parts:
- general information;
- career-level breakout sessions for undergrads, post-baccs, grad students, and post-docs; and
- our meet-n-greet breakout, where students can meet faculty with eligible grants.
Who is eligible to apply for NIH Diversity Supplements?
- US Citizens, non-citizen nationals of the US, and individuals who have been lawfully admitted for permanent residence
- AND meet ONE or more of the following eligibility criteria:
- individuals from underrepresented racial/ethnic groups
- individuals with disabilities
- individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds
- For more information, view detailed eligibility criteria here
How much support do they provide to students and post-docs?
Diversity Supplements may provide up to 5 years of funding, which includes additional research funds, tuition, stipend and health insurance, so that you can focus on your coursework and research project.
Who is supporting this workshop?
UW School of Public Health, UW School of Medicine (CEDI), UW Latino Center for Health, UW Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards, Center for AIDS Research (CFAR), Seattle Children’s Research Institute, Fred Hutch, and University of California Irvine Institute for Clinical and Translational Science (ICTS)