Types of NIH Predoctoral Fellowships
F31 Awards to Increase Diversity in Biomedical Sciences
This funding opportunity is available to trainees who are members of groups that are considered by the NIH to be underrepresented in biomedical research. Biomedical research related to all areas can be supported through this mechanism and all institutes within NIH participate in this program.
F31 Awards for Individual Predoctoral Trainees
This training initiative is open to all predoctoral students working in areas of research relevant to the mission of the NIH and is sponsored by all NIH institutes.
F30 Awards for Individual MD/PhD Trainees
This training initiative supports trainees who are enrolled in a combined MD/PhD training program. This training initiative is sponsored by all NIH institutes.