School of Medicine

Wayne State University School of Medicine

Funding Opportunities

Award to CB Students Who Apply for Fellowships


The Vice President of Research has offered monetary incentives to fellowship applicants who submit applications to external funding agencies such as the NIH, DoD, etc.
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In addition, the Cancer Biology Graduate program will consider an additional $500 award to students who apply for fellowship awards, once per academic year. To receive this award, students should provide (i) a copy of the fellowship application and (ii) completed form signed by the student's PhD mentor, to cancerbio@karmanos.org, or send to the CB office. If the fellowship is received, provide a copy of the "notice of award" to cancerbio@karmanos.org and an additional $500 will be awarded (as long as funding is available).

Internal Opportunities
Awards for Students Competing for Fellowships
Awards for Students Who Obtain External Support 

External Opportunities
AAUW Dissertation Fellowships for Women
F31 Links
National Science Foundation
National Defense Science & Engineering Graduate Fellowship
Prostate Cancer Predoctoral Training Awards