Doris Duke career development award for clinician scientists, LOI due Oct. 29

The Doris Duke Clinical Scientist Development Award Program provides junior physician-scientist faculty with $150,000 per year for up to three years to support mentored research in any disease area as they begin their careers as independent clinical investigators.

To be eligible, applicants must:

  • Hold a M.D., D.O., or foreign equivalent degree from an accredited institution;
  • Have an active U.S. medical license – U.S. citizenship is not required;
  • Have a full-time faculty position not higher than the assistant professor level, and have been appointed to their first full-time faculty position between January 1, 2008 and January 1, 2013;
  • Not be the PI or co-PI on an R01, or any multi-year grant with annual direct funding more than $225,000 that has a start date prior to and inclusive of July 1, 2013;
  • Be guaranteed an overall research time protection of 75%.

View the full request for proposals or other current funding opportunities.