Division of Biomedical Research Workforce

Institutional Training Grants

Ruth L. Kirschstein Interdisciplinary Research Training Award (T90) and combined Research Education Grant (R90)

Program Purpose

The goal of this Kirschstein-NRSA program is to support comprehensive interdisciplinary research training programs at the undergraduate, predoctoral and/or postdoctoral levels, by capitalizing on the infrastructure of existing multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary research programs. The R90 component can support trainees who do not meet the qualifications for support under the NRSA program.



Career level


T90 trainees must be U.S. citizen or permanent residents, and R90 trainees must be non-U.S. citizens.



Career level


Established investigator capable of providing administrative and scientific leadership.




U.S. domestic institutions

Currently Supported Investigators

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