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Howard Hughes Medical Institute Predoctoral Fellowship in Biological Sciences

Sponsored by: National Research Council

Applicant must submit GRE scores and be a U.S. citizen. If not a citizen, applicant must attend U.S. educational institution and submit TOEFL scores if English is not primary language. Applicant must have completed less than one year of post-baccalaureate work toward a Ph.D. or Sc.D. following completion of undergraduate or medical degree.


Application Deadline Early November
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Fellowship
Required areas of study biochemistry, biophysics, biostatistics, cell biology, developmental biology, epidemiology, genetics, immunology, mathematical/computational biology, microbiology, molecular biology, neuroscience, pharmacology, physiology, structural biology, virology
Awarded every year? yes
Fellowship is renewable for up to five years if recipient maintains academic progress.
Must be repaid? no
Required to attend a specific school? no
Is a separate application required? yes



Max $31,000
Average $31,000
Min $31,000


Average 80

Contact Information

Fellowship Office
National Research Council
United States

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