What is an NRSA fellowship?

What is an NRSA fellowship?

Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) program is to help ensure that a diverse pool of highly trained scientists is available in appropriate scientific disciplines to address the Nation’s biomedical, behavioral, and clinical research needs.

How prestigious is F31?

The F31 is highly prestigious, and it is a great mark on your resume/CV when applying for academic, industrial, or government positions. The goal of this post is to breakdown this award and to encourage eligible applicants to apply.

What is a training award?

The POST Excellence in Training Award recognizes individuals and organizations for outstanding achievements and contributions to law enforcement training. The award encourages and fosters innovation, quality, and effectiveness.

What are NIH fellowships?

NIH supports training of graduate students and postdoctoral fellows through the Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) program. These fellowships provide a stipend for salary support and a small institutional allowance to partially offset the costs of research, tuition, and health insurance.

What does NRSA stand for?


Acronym Definition
NRSA National Research Service Award (US National Institutes of Health)
NRSA National Remote Sensing Agency (India)
NRSA Neighborhood Revitalization Strategy Area (various locations)
NRSA Non-Revenue Space Available (airline travel)

What is NRSA on W2?

The NIH NRSA grant stipend is taxable income, but is not subject to payroll tax. As such, it is neither reported on Form W2 nor as a 1099-MISC. This income is treated in the same fashion as scholarship income in excess of tuition. It flows to Line 7 of your 1040 as wages, with the notation “SCH”.

Is NSF funding prestigious?

It is the NSF’s most prestigious award in support of early-career faculty, described by the NSF as supporting those with the “potential to serve as academic role models in research and education and to lead advances in the mission of their department or organization.”

How much is a T32 stipend?

Stipend Support

Number of Years’ Experience Stipend for FY 2021
Postdoctoral 1 $54,144
2 $54,540
3 $56,712
4 $58,608

What is F30 grant?

The NCI Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research service F30 Award supports promising doctoral candidates who will perform dissertation research and training for an M.D./Ph. D. degree in a scientific health-related field relevant to the mission of the NCI during the tenure of the award.