Stanford University offers Advanced Postdoctoral Fellowships for Women in Academic Medicine, Stanford, California, 2012
Scholarship Program: Katherine McCormick Advanced Postdoctoral Fellowships.
Type of Award: Scholarship
Nationality: Scholarship is open for U.S. citizen.
Employer: Stanford University
Level of study: This program is for Postdoctoral studies .
Subject(s): Scholarship is provided to Support Women in Academic Medicine.
Duration: This scholarship program is for two Years.
Number of awards: Two fellowships may be awarded in 2012-2013 to competitive applicants.
Am I eligible? (1) Only individuals who are currently appointed as Postdoctoral Scholars are eligible to apply.
2) The applicant may be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or foreign national
How do I apply? Students can apply by post or electronically.
What does it cover? Each fellowship is $35,000 plus up to $20,000 as an allowance to be used towards coverage of benefits expenses.
Scholarship Description: The new pilot program aims to provide a bridge of the gap of support for advanced postdoctoral trainees who are competitive, yet have not yet been selected, for faculty positions. The program is a two-year pilot that complements the School of Medicine’s postdoctoral funding mechanisms of support for postdoctoral preparation for faculty career tracks.
Application closing date: Submit the application by August 23, 2012