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Under-represented Minority Postdoc Recruitment Day application deadline extended

OHSU is extending the application deadline for the first URM postdoc recruitment day travel fellowship to Mar. 1, 2016.  The fellowship provides travel and all associated costs of a visit to OHSU Apr. 14-16. We are seeking candidates who are considered under-represented in biomedical science according to NIH and who may be considering a postdoctoral appointment at OHSU. Participants will be introduced to areas of scientific strength at OHSU, meet with potential mentors and future … Read More

Nurses and physicians: Sojourns Scholar Program applications due on Feb. 26

Cambia Health Foundation’s Sojourns Scholar Leadership Program is an initiative designed to identify, cultivate and advance the next generation of palliative care leaders. The program supports outstanding nurse and physician emerging leaders in education and practice by investing in their professional development. Scholars will receive $90,000 per year for two years in funding to conduct an innovative impactful clinical, research, education or policy project in the field of palliative care and implement a leadership career plan all designed … Read More

Neuroimaging funding opportunity, deadline extended to Feb. 8

OHSU has been invited to nominate one applicant for the Dana Foundation’s neuroimaging research program, which focuses on improving human brain and brain-immune functioning to promote health and prevent and treat disease. Funding of up to $200,000 over three years supports pilot testing by investigators, who are early in their research careers, to enable them to pursue promising, high-risk, and innovative ideas that have a direct clinical application. The pilot data are anticipated to help … Read More

NIH Shared Instrumentation Grant (S10), internal applications due Mar. 18

The Shared Instrumentation Grant Program (S10) provides groups of NIH-supported investigators funds to purchase or upgrade shared equipment costing $50,000 to $600,000. Types of instruments supported include, but are not limited to, X-ray diffraction systems, nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) and mass spectrometers, DNA sequencers, biosensors, electron and confocal microscopes, cell-sorters, and biomedical imagers. OHSU is not limited in the number of applications submitted, provided the applications are for different types of equipment. INTERNAL COORDINATION IS … Read More

Career Dev. Opportunity for Patient-Centered Outcomes Research K12 Scholars

Applications are currently being accepted for the third class of patient-centered outcomes/comparative effectiveness research (PCOR/CER) K12 scholars (beginning in August 2016). If you are a clinical, behavioral, health services, policy, public health, or applied junior faculty researcher interested in pursuing a research career in comparative effectiveness research applied to patient-centered outcomes, you may be eligible for this mentored K12 career development program. The program provides 75% protected time for mentored research career development and includes … Read More

Under-Represented Minority Postdoc Recruitment Day, Apr. 14-16

OHSU is accepting applications for the first URM postdoc recruitment day travel fellowship, which provides travel and all associated costs of a visit to OHSU April 14-16. We are seeking candidates who are considered under-represented in biomedical science according to NIH and who may be considering a postdoctoral appointment at OHSU. Participants will be introduced to areas of scientific strength at OHSU, meet with potential mentors and future colleagues, and receive information about on-campus activities and life in the greater … Read More

Graduate student funding opportunity

The Institute for Challenging Disorganization (ICD) is inviting graduate students pursuing either a master’s or doctoral degree in Portland, Oregon to submit research proposals in topic areas related to chronic disorganization. Each year at ICD’s educational conference, grants are awarded to students in support of local university student projects. Grants will be offered to three student projects: two grants of approximately $500 each; one grant of $1000. All grantees must commit to participate in a panel presentation at which they … Read More

New fellowship opportunity for senior graduate students doing cancer research

The National Cancer Institute is seeking applications for the Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award (F99/K00). This award is intended to facilitate the transition of talented graduate students to successful cancer research postdoctoral appointments and provide opportunities for career development activities relevant to their long-term career goals of becoming independent cancer researchers. Award amounts and funding periods: NCI intends to commit $1.4M in FY 2016 to fund up to 30 awards. For the F99 phase, … Read More

NSF seeking exploratory proposals to transform how we do research

Climate change, microbial resistance to drugs, access to healthcare, sustainable growth: complex problems such as these seem to require entirely new approaches to research.  The National Science Foundation wants to explore just that: the Germination of Research Ideas for Large Opportunities and Critical Societal Needs (GERMINATION) will fund proposals from investigators across a broad spectrum of disciplines to develop novel learning frameworks, platforms, or environments to germinate transformative research. NSF’s long-term goal is to stimulate … Read More

Funding opportunity for women postdoctoral scientists

The L’Oreal USA For Women in Science program was created out of a simple belief: the world needs science, and science needs women. For Women in Science Fellowship Program awards five women postdoctoral scientists annually with grants of up to $60,000 for their contributions in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields and commitment to serving as role models for younger generations. Applicants to the fellowship program must be current postdoctoral associates or begin their postdoctoral position by … Read More

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