National Research Service Awards for Senior Fellows
To provide opportunities for experienced scientists to make major changes in the direction of research careers, to broaden scientific background, to acquire new research capabilities, to enlarge command of an allied research field, or to take time from regular professional responsibilities for the purpose of increasing capabilities to engage in health-related research.
To provide training to individuals in the synthesis, organization, and management of knowledge. The training should be interdisciplinary - involving medicine, biotechnology, and cognitive sciences, information science, and computer science.
To support the Pre-doctoral Phase of a Pre-doctoral to Post-doctoral transition award that provides 1-2 years of predoctoral support for highly motivated graduate students. The F99 activity code is intended to only be used in conjunction with a K00 Award
Intramural Postdoctoral Research Associate
To provide postdoctoral research training to individuals in the NIH or FDA intramural research programs to broaden their scientific background and extend their potential for research in specified health-related areas.