The 2016 application deadline has passed. The 2017 program will open March 13, 2017

Gilead Research Fellowship Program

This award is intended for junior faculty who are in the early stages of their career; specifically, the applicant may be the recipient of a career development (K) award, but not an R category grant. Applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Hold an MD, DO, PhD, or equivalent degree at time of award
  • Be within 5 years from completion of final training in association with an academic research institution in the United States at the time of application
  • Have a strong career interest in PAH
  • Have a research mentor with extensive experience in the field of PAH
  • Be able to devote at least 50% of professional time to research (versus administrative, patient care, or teaching responsibilities)
  • Be able to complete the proposed research within the 2-year award period

Citizenship/Visa Status

An applicant must be a citizen, permanent resident of the United States, or hold a temporary nonimmigrant visa. This visa must be valid for the two-year award period (January 2, 2017 – December 31, 2018).