Accepting Applications for National Research Service Award Program

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) is now accepting applications for the Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Institutional Research Training Grant program. The purpose of the program is to provide support for institutions seeking to develop or enhance postdoctoral research training opportunities for qualified individuals planning to pursue careers in primary care research, including those focused on primary care workforce development issues.

Eligible entities include programs that received Primary Care Training and Enhancement or Health Careers Opportunity Program funding between 2011 and 2020. HRSA anticipates finalizing awards for approximately 15 applicants with an annual award ceiling of $500,000.

Applications are due to HRSA by November 9. Additional information about this funding opportunity can be found on the HRSA website.

Members with questions on this or other HRSA funding opportunities are invited to contact Tyler Smith at