Postdoctoral fellowships for underrepresented groups

General Fellowships (as of 05/01/2010)

Deadline
Fellowship
Institution
Award amount
Years funded

1/25, 5/25, 9/25

National Institutes of Health
NIH standards
3+
see program websites
NIH training grant
NIH standards
3
11/1
Life Sciences Research Foundation
$57,000
3
2/12, 6/12, 10/12
Pathway to Independence Award (K award)
National Institutes of Health
NIH standards and above
5
4/1, 10/15
American Cancer Society
$44,000
3
1/15
The Lalor Foundation
$35,000
1
10/14
National Science Foundation (NSF)
$60,000
2-3
08/21/11 Postdoctoral Fellowships for Academic Diversity at the University of Pennsylvania  PENN $43,000
3

For Minorities (as of 05/01/2010)

Deadline
Fellowship
Institution
Award amount
Years funded
11/9 Ford Postdoctoral Diversity Fellowship The National Academies $40,000
1
12/1 UNCF Merck Postdoctoral Fellowship The United Negro College Fund, Inc. and The Merck Institute For Science Education Research Laboratories $85,000
1-2
1/15 Mentor-Based Minority Postdoctoral Fellowship American Diabetes Association  

Other Funding Opportunities - travel grants and conferences (as of 05/01/2010)

Deadline
Fellowship
Institution
Award amount
Years funded
9/17 Postdoctoral Judges' Travel Subsidy Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Scientists (ABRCMS)    
varies Minority Scholarships Keystone Symposium up to $1,000  
varies Minority Travel Award for Experimental Biology or APS conferences American Physiological Society    
10/1 The American Society of Human Genetics 2010 Minority Travel Awards FASEB/MARC up to $1,850  
7/23 Grantsmanship Training Program FASEB/MARC    
varies Carl Storm underrepresented minority fellowship Gordon Research Conference $600  

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