Division of Biomedical Research Workforce

Research Career Development Awards

Midcareer Investigator Award in Biomedical and Behavioral Research

Program Purpose

The purpose of this award is to support biomedical and behavioral scientists to allow them protected time to devote to their research and mentoring. The goal of this program is to support established, outstanding investigators by providing protected time for research and mentoring.



Career level


U.S. citizen or permanent resident, with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree (or equivalent).




U.S. domestic institutions.

Relevant Policy Notices

Forms and other Guidelines

Currently Supported Investigators

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Program Data, Outcomes and Evaluations