ERIC Number: ED377810
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
NIH Minority Programs.
National Institutes of Health (DHHS), Bethesda, MD.
This publication contains brief descriptions of National Institutes of Health programs for underrepresented minorities, including fellowships, programs for high school students, graduate research assistantships, postdoctoral training, and programs for college students. The publication provides a description of each program, eligibility requirements, financial support available, and address and telephone number for further information. Programs at the National Institutes of Health proper include the Extramural Associates Program and the Research Supplements for Minorities (for high school students, college students, graduate research assistants, postdoctoral students, and investigators). Programs at the National Institute of General Medical Sciences include the Initiative for Minority Students (includes both Bridges to the Baccalaureate Degree and Bridges to the Doctoral Degree), the Minority Biomedical Research Support Program, Predoctoral Fellowship Awards for Minority Students, and Minority Access to Research Career Programs for faculty fellowship, honors undergraduate research training, predoctoral fellowships, and visiting scientist awards. Programs at the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute include the Minority Institutional research Training Program, the Minority School Faculty Development Award, the Research Development Award for Minority Faculty, and the Short-Term Training for Minority Students Program. The National Center for Research Resources has one program: the Research Centers in Minority Institutions Program. (JB)
Descriptors: College Students, Graduate Medical Education, Graduate Students, High School Students, Higher Education, Internship Programs, Medical Education, Minority Groups, Nonschool Educational Programs, Outreach Programs, Postdoctoral Education, Program Descriptions, Research Projects, Science Education, Science Programs, Special Programs, Summer Programs, Work Experience Programs
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students; Researchers
Authoring Institution: National Institutes of Health (DHHS), Bethesda, MD.