NIH HUIRC - Eligibility Requirements

Eligibility Requirements

Junior Faculty:

  • Must be HU early stage/junior faculty (Instructor or Assistant Professor rank) within six years of completion of formal training (defined as residency, fellowship, or post-doctoral training)
  • Must be full-time employees at the Howard University College of Medicine/Hospital
  • Must have demonstrated previous research experience
  • Submit a fully completed application (4 hard copies) to MUDD Room #530 AND electronically to com_research@howard.edu by deadline;

 

Medical Students (Medical Student Research Scholars Program):

  • Must be US Citizens or Permanent Residents
  • Must be currently enrolled in their 3rd or 4th year at HU College of Medicine
  • Must be able to complete the 12 month program
  • Must have demonstrated a strong interest in the conduction of basic, clinical, translational, and/or population health research
  • Must have a letter of attestation from the Dean of Academic Affairs
  • Submit a fully completed application (4 hard copies) to MUDD Room #530 AND electronically to com_research@howard.edu by the deadline

 

Residents & Fellows:

  • Must be currently enrolled in an accredited ACGME program at Howard University Hospital
  • Must be able to complete the 12 month program
  • Must have demonstrated a strong interest in the conduction of basic, clinical, translational, and/or population health research
  • Must have an attestation letter from the Department Chair & Program Director
  • Submit a fully completed application (4 hard copies) to MUDD Room #530 AND electronically to com_research@howard.edu by the deadline

 

Graduate Students Eligibility Requirements:       

  • Only applicable to Graduate Students who are currently in candidacy
  • Must be currently enrolled at Howard University and assigned to the College of Medicine
  • Must have demonstrated previous research experience
  • Must have an attestation letter from the Department Chair & Program Director
  • Submit a fully completed application (4 hard copies) to MUDD Room #530 AND electronically to com_research@howard.edu by the deadline