Are you a passionate scientist with a doctoral degree in Clinical, Laboratory, or Translational Science related to Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine? If so, we have exciting news for you! The prestigious Parker B. Francis Fellowship Program is now accepting applications for its 2023 intake.
Provided by the esteemed Parker B. Francis, this fellowship aims to support outstanding researchers like you in pursuing a PhD degree at a U.S. or Canadian university or research institution. The program offers full funding of $75,000 per year, along with additional benefits such as a salary and a travel allowance.
To be eligible for this fantastic opportunity, you must meet the following criteria:
- Hold a relevant doctoral degree, such as M.D., Ph.D., Sc.D., D.V.M., or Dr. P.H.
- Be starting a career in clinical, laboratory, or translational science related to Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine.
- Be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States or Canada, or hold a visa that covers the entire duration of the grant.
- For Ph.D. or other non-M.D. scientists, be no more than seven years past completion of their doctoral degree. For M.D. scientists, be no more than seven years past clinical training (e.g., residency, internship, clinical fellowship) at the time of application.
- Candidates with more than seven years since their doctoral degree require approval from the Scientific Director of the PBF Fellowship Program to be eligible.
- Obtain approval from your department to apply for the fellowship.
If selected for the Parker B. Francis Fellowship, you’ll enjoy the following benefits:
- A total budget of $225,000 over three years, providing you with ample financial support to focus on your research.
- An annual stipend of $75,000, enabling you to concentrate on your studies and research projects without financial worries.
- Additional funding for travel, up to a maximum of $2,000 per year, allowing you to attend conferences and collaborate with experts in your field.
Make sure to mark your calendar! The deadline for submitting your application is October 10, 2023.
This prestigious fellowship program is highly competitive, and successful applicants will have the unique opportunity to conduct cutting-edge research in the field of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine. Remember, institutions can submit a maximum of two applications per year, and mentors may sponsor only one application annually.
If you’re ready to take your research career to the next level and meet the eligibility criteria, don’t miss this chance to apply for the Parker B. Francis Fellowship Program 2023. Fulfill your passion for advancing science and medicine, and make a significant impact on the field of Pulmonary Medicine. Good luck with your application!