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F30/F Troops


The F30 and F31 are pre-doctoral grant specifically for MD/PhD students that provides for their graduate training (up to 4 years) as well as the last two years of medical school. It is a requirement for the MD/PhD program for students in their GS1 and GS2 to have submitted a formal training fellowship grant prior to completion of GS2.

  • Deadlines
    All applications must be electronically submitted:
    • 8 April, Aug, and Dec: F30 (MD/PhD) and regular F31s (doctoral candidates)
    • 13 April, Aug, and Dec: Diversity Applications
    • 7 May, Sept, and Jan: AIDS related applications
  • Information about F30 Grant: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-05-151.html
  • Form: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/funding/416/phs416.htm
  • F30/F31 Funding Opportunities for MD-PhD Students:
    • NHLBI F30 MD-PhD(PA-11-125), supports MD and PhD phases
    • NINDS F31 for MD-PhD(PAR-11-127), supports PhD phases but will not support MD phase cost
    • NIH Parent F30 for MD-PhD (PA-11-110), supports MD and PhD phases and includes:
      • National Cancer Institute (NCI)
      • National Institute on Aging (NIA)
      • National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
      • National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)
      • National Institute on Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)
      • National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
      • National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA)
      • National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
      • National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
    • NIH PA-11-111 F31, supports PhD phase (do not need to be URM) and includes:
      • National Cancer Institute (NCI)
      • National Institute on Aging (NIA)
      • National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
      • National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)
      • National Institute on Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)
      • National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA)
      • National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
      • National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
      • National Center of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM)
    • NIH F31 Diversity NRSA (PA-11-112) for Under-Represented Minority (URM) students, supports PhD phase and includes:
      • National Cancer Institute (NCI)
      • National Eye Institue (NEI)
      • National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
      • National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
      • National Institute on Aging (NIA)
      • National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
      • National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
      • National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
      • National Center of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB)
      • Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
      • National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)
      • National Institute on Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)
      • National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
      • National Institute on Drug Abuse(NIDA)
      • National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
      • National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)
      • National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
      • National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
      • National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)
      • National Center of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM)
    • Other sources of funding:
      Funding Sources for MD/PhD Students
      https://www.aamc.org/students/linkableblob/62756-3/data/fundingformdphd-data.pdf
      AMA Seed Grant Research Program
      http://www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/category/7785.html#_blank
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