The National Institutes of Health (NIH) of the United States Department of health and Human Services and the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning (MSIP) of the Republic of Korea offers Korean Biomedical Scientist Fellowship Program (KBSFP) for 2016-2017 academic year. KBSFP is open to candidates who received their doctorate degree and whose research focuses on any field related to biomedical and behavioural research.
The Institute provides modern educational and research environments that will enable students and researchers to face current challenges and to focus on knowledge as a principle driving force for development. These fellowships are awarded to support biomedical research projects undertaken in NIH laboratories.
The Fogarty International Center is dedicated to advancing the mission of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) by supporting and facilitating global health research conducted by U.S. and international investigators, building partnerships between health research institutions in the U.S. and abroad, and training the next generation of scientists to address global health needs.
Applicants must have obtained a doctoral degree, equivalent to a Ph.D., within the previous five years as of June 30, 2016.
Course Level: Fellowships are available for pursuing research in NIH laboratories.
Study Subject: Fellowships are awarded to support biomedical research projects undertaken in NIH laboratories by early-stage Korean postdoctoral researchers in a collaborative training program called Korean Biomedical Scientist Fellowship Program (KBSFP).
Scholarship Award:-Approximately five (5) fellowships will be awarded in 2016 but possibly fewer depending upon the quality of the application and funding availability.
Scholarship can be taken in Korea
Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for these fellowships:
Nationality: Citizens or a permanent resident of the Republic of Korea is eligible to apply for these fellowships.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: KBSFP is open to candidates who received their doctorate degree and whose research focuses on any field related to biomedical and behavioural research.
How to Apply: Each application should contain the following:
Application Deadline: Fellowship application deadline is June 30th, 2016.