Division of Biomedical Research Workforce

Individual Fellowships

International Research Fellowships

Program Purpose

The goal of this program is to support qualified foreign scientists and clinicians with a research or clinical doctoral degree, by enhancing their basic, translational or clinical research skills in a research setting in the United States.



Career level


Only non-immigrant foreign scientists are eligible for this award.




U.S. domestic institutions.

Relevant Policy Notices

Forms and other Guidelines

Currently Supported Investigators

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Program Data, Outcomes and Evaluations