NINDS encourages applications for the Independent Scientist Award. This announcement is made together with 11 other NIH components.
The award supports the development of outstanding scientists and enables them to expand their potential to make significant contributions to their research fields. It provides 3, 4, or 5 years of salary support and “protected” time for newly independent scientists who can demonstrate the need for a period of intensive research focus as a means of enhancing their research careers.
Potential applicants should contact Dr. Stephen Korn, director, Training and Career Development, NINDS, at 301-496-4188 or firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information visit http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-11-191.html.