Research Fellowships & Awards

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Current Opportunities

The following postdoctoral funding opportunities are open to all postdocs regardless of U.S. citizenship. Please check the specific eligibility details for each opportunity. This list is updated once a month.

 

Rolling Deadlines

Arts & Humanities Research Council Leadership Fellows-Early Career Researchers

Ataxia-telangiectasia Children's Project

Austrian Programme for Advanced Research and Technology Postdoctoral Fellowships

Austrian Science Fund Erwin Schrodinger Fellowships (Austrian citizens ONLY)

European Molecular Biological Organization Fellowships (Long-Term)

European Molecular Biology Organization Fellowships (Short-Term)

Fahs-Beck Fund for Research and Experimentation Doctoral Dissertation Grant Program (Fahs-Beck Scholars)

Fahs-Beck Fund for Research and Experimentation Faculty/Post-Doctoral Grant Program (Fahs-Beck Fellows)

Gerber Foundation Novice Research Awards

National Institutes of Health Postdoctoral Intramural Research Training Awards

National Institutes of Health National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research

National Institutes of Health National Institute of General Medical Sciences Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research

National Institutes of Health National Institute of Nursing Research Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research

National Institutes of Health The Eunice Kennedy Shriver  Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research

National Institutes of Health on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research

National Science Foundation Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

Partnership for Clean Competition Micro-Grant

Rising Tide Foundation Clinical Cancer Research Grant

Russell Sage Foundation Small Grants in Behavioral Economics

Union for International Cancer Control Technical Fellowships

UW-Madison Institute for Clinical and Translational Research Postdoctoral Trainee Program

 

May 2025

National Institutes of Health The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research

 

April 2025

American Association of Anatomists Postdoctoral Fellowship

Angelman Syndrome Foundation Call for Proposals

 

March 2025

American Psychological Association Esther Katz Rosen Fund Grants

Cancer Research Institute Immuno-Informatics Postdoctoral Fellowship

Cancer Research Institute Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

Cancer Research Institute Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship to Promote Racial Diversity

Center for the Humanities Borghesi-Mellon Workshop

International Astronomical Union The Gruber Foundation Fellowship Program

Thrasher Research Fund Early Career Award Program (Pediatric Research)

 

February 2025

American Gastroenterological Association AGA Fellow Abstract Award

Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research Research Fellowship Grant

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Life Member History Fellowship

National Pancreas Foundation (NFP) Research Grant

Partnership for Clean Competition Grants Program

 

January 2025

Branco Weiss Fellowship Society in Science Branco Weiss Fellowship

John B. Hurford '60 Center for the Arts and Humanities Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship

Jane Coffin Childs Memorial Research Fund Fellowship

National Institutes of Health The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research

 

December 2024

American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Global Scholar-In-Training Awards: Annual Meeting

American Psychological Foundation Theodore Blau Early Career Award for Outstanding Contribution to Professional Clinical Psychology

Dutch Research Council Rubicon

International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis Reach-the-World Fellowships

National Institutes of Health  The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research

The World Pathology Foundation Gordon Signy Fellowships

Urology Care Foundation Research Scholar Awards

 

November 2024

AAAS S&T Policy Fellow

American Society for Mass Spectrometry Postdoctoral Career Development Awards

American Association of University Women International Fellowships

American Association of University Women Research Publication Grants in Engineering, Medicine and Science

Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America, Inc. Career Development Awards

Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America, Inc. Research Fellowship Awards

Gerber Foundation Research Grant

Gerda Henkel Foundation General Research Grants: Projects

Gerda Henkel Foundation General Research Grants: Scholarships

National Institutes of Health NIAAA Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research

National Science Foundation Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

 

October 2024

American Fund for Alternatives to Animal Research Fellowship Grant

American Psychological Foundation Steven O. Walfish Grants

Angelman Syndrome Foundation Call for Proposals

Burroughs Welcome Fund Career Awards for Medical Scientists

Getty Scholars Program Postdoctoral Fellowships

Morris Animal Foundation Feline Grant

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Postdoctoral Fellowships Program  (Canadians citizens ONLY)

Parker B. Francis Fellowship Program

 

September 2024

American Gastroenterological Association Fellow Abstract Award

American Mathematical Society AMS Centennial Fellowship

American Psychological Foundation Bruce and Jane Walsh Grant in Memory of John Holland

Arnold & Mabel Beckman Foundation Arnold O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellows Award Program

Cancer Research Institute Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

Cancer Research Institute Irvington Postdoctoral Fellowship to Promote Racial Diversity

Dutch Research Council Rubicon

Government of Canada Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships

Hope Funds for Cancer Research Postdoctoral Fellowship

International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis ISTH Training Fellowship Program 

National Ataxia Foundation (NAF) Young Investigator Award

National Ataxia Foundation (NAF) Postdoctoral Fellowship Award

National Institutes of Health  The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research

Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) David H. Smith Conservation Research Fellowship

Thrasher Research Fund Early Career Award Program (Pediatric Research)

 

August 2024

American Association for Cancer Research Gertrude B. Elion Cancer Research Award

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation Damon Runyon Fellowship Award

Dravet Syndrome Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship Grants

Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research Research Fellowship Grant

Morris Animal Foundation Wildlife/Exotics Proposals

Partnership for Clean Competition Grants Program

PEW Charitable Trusts Pew Latin American Fellows Program

Society for Academic Emergency Medicine Education Research Grant

Society for Academic Emergency Medicine Research Training Grant

 

July 2024

American Association for Cancer Research Ocular Melanoma Foundation Career Development Award

American Association for Cancer Research Ocular Melanoma Foundation Joanne Barlia Research Fellowship

American Association for Cancer Research Sontag Foundation Brain Cancer Research Fellowship

American Association for Cancer Research Young Investigator Award for Translational Cancer Research

American Sleep Medicine Foundation Physician Scientist Training Award

BrightFocus Foundation Macular Degeneration Research Grant Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

Hereditary Disease Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship

Morris Animal Foundation Canine Grant

Rheumatology Research Foundation Scientist Development Award

Paralyzed Veterans of America Postdoctoral Fellowship

Science/AAAs and SciLifeLab "Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists Cell & Molecular Biology"

Science/AAAs and SciLifeLab "Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists Ecology & Environment"

Science/AAAs and SciLifeLab "Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists Genomics, Proteomics and Systems Biology Approaches"

Science/AAAs and SciLifeLab "Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists Molecular Medicine"

Skin Cancer Foundation Research Grant Awards

Urban Studies Foundation International Fellowships

 

June 2024

American Association of Anatomists Education Research Scholarship

American Academy of Neurology Research Program

American Psychological Foundation Committee on Socioeconomic Status Leadership Awards: Emerging and Distinguished Psychologists

American Psychological Foundation John and Polly Sparks Early Career Grant for  PsychologistsInvestigating Serious Emotional Disturbance

American Psychological Foundation Wayne F. Placek Grants

Conquer Cancer Foundation Young Investigator Awards

Desmoid Tumor Research Foundation Research Grant

Eppendorf & Science Prize for Neurobiology

Helen Hay Whitney Foundation Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis Reach-the-World Fellowships

Michelson Prizes: Next Generation Grants Human Immunology and Vaccine Research

Michelson Prizes: Next Generation Grants Climate Change and Human Immunology

Morris Animal Foundation Large Animal (Equine and Llama/Alpaca Proposals)

National Institutes of Health National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health Research Supplements to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research

Prevent Cancer Foundation Fellowships

 

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