NIH Loan Repayment Programs
Sponsored by: National Institutes of Health
Doctoral level degree is required.
|Application Deadline||December 15 (extramural LRP); May 1 (intramural LRP)|
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Other|
|Number of Applications||1963|
|Award Coverage||An additional 39% of award amount is disbursed to the U.S. treasury to offset taxes.|
|Schedule||Initial contract is for two or three years with one- or two-year competitive renewals.|
Awards are competitively reviewed based upon initial criteria plus an assessment of research accomplishments and progress as an independent investigator.
|Must be repaid?||no|
|Required to attend a specific school?||no|