IDSA recognizes the importance of gaining research experience early in students' educational careers. The following research funding opportunities and educational experiences have been identified for students at all levels in the specialty of infectious diseases.
American Society for Microbiology Student Fellowships
Opportunities for students, postdoctoral fellows, and early and mid-career scientists interested in fellowships for conducting research and participating in activities that encourage professional growth.
Kenndy Krieger Institute James A. Ferguson Emerging Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program
CDC funded nine week summer program providing educational and professional development opportunities for students from under-represented populations defined by the federal government and those interested in addressing health disparities related to infectious diseases. (Deadline January 29, 2017)
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Doris Duke Charitable Foundations Clinical Research Clinical research and development opportunities for high school students and medical students.
Fogarty International Clinical Research Scholars and Fellows Program A one-year
mentored clinical research training experience for doctoral students in the
health sciences, including medical, dental and public health students
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Medical Research Fellows Program
The Medical Research Fellows
Program supports a year of full-time biomedical research training for medical,
dental, and veterinary students.
IDSA/NFID Medical Scholars Program
The IDSA Education and Research
Foundation offers summer scholarships to medical students in U.S. medical
schools with mentorship by an IDSA member or fellow. It is the responsibility
of IDSA members and fellows to identify and solicit interested students.
National Institutes of Health Training Programs in the Biomedical Sciences NIH offers many opportunities for students of all degree levels to conduct research on the NIH campus. Programs include short-term and longer commitments for college, post-bac, graduate and post-doctoral level scholars. The programs for medical and dental students include the NIH Clinical Research Training Program (CRTP), the HHMI-NIH Research Scholars Program and the NIH Clinical Electives Program.
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National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Fellowship Grants See information on NRSA predoctoral
fellowships for underrepresented students, including individuals from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups, individuals
with disabilities, and individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds.
If you know of other relevant funding opportunities of career resources that are not included on this page, please contact IDSA at firstname.lastname@example.org
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