The program supports a small number of exceptional clinical researchers in the early stages of their careers to promote their development to fully independent positions. Successful candidates are designated as Lasker Clinical Research Scholars. Lasker Scholars receive a unique combination of NIH funding for clinical research for up to 10 years. In the first phase of the program, Scholars will receive appointments for 5-7 years as tenure-track investigators within the NIH Intramural Research Program with independent budgets. In the second phase, successful Scholars will receive up to 3 years of NIH support for their research at an extramural research facility; or the Scholar can be considered to remain as an investigator within the intramural program.
Applicant citizenship: United States
Host country: United States
Years since PhD: NA
Award: Full appointment - see website for details.
Award Duration (years): 5-7
Research costs: Salary + Extramural costs up to $499,000
Mobility rule: No
Subjects: Life Sciences
How to apply? For further eligibility requirements and the application process, please visit: Official Funding website
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