NIH Research Career Development Program Opportunity

Expires 8 October 2019

The overall goal of the NIH Research Career Development program is to help ensure that a diverse pool of highly trained scientists is available in appropriate scientific disciplines to address the Nation's biomedical, behavioral, and clinical research needs.  NIH Institutes and Centers (ICs) support a variety of mentored and non-mentored career development award programs designed to foster the transition of new investigators to research independence and to support established investigators in achieving specific objectives. Candidates should review the different career development (K) award programs to determine the best program to support their goals. In the table below are some grants that may be of interest.  


Due dates for grants listed are:  November 8, 2018, July 19, 2019, November 8, 2019, by 5:00 PM local time of applicant organization.


Information about Career programs may be found at the NIH Extramural Training Mechanisms website.  Additional K mechanism resources may also be found on the TRSP website: