Grant writing is a critical skill for research trainees. The Office of Academic Training and Outreach Programs (ATOP) encourages all trainees to prepare a grant application during their tenure at CHOP.

Choose a funding resource below or view current funding opportunities at the bottom of this page.

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Funding and Awards


Apply for Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists | Application deadline July 15, 2019

Apply for the Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists, which is an annual prize awarded to early-career scientists. The prize is presented in four categories: Cell and Molecular Biology, Ecology and Environment, Molecular Medicine, and Genomics, Proteomics and Systems Biology. The winners will have their essays published by Science, win up to USD 30,000 and be invited to Sweden to attend the award ceremony. Get ready for a life-changing moment for your scientific career. Eligible entrants must have been awarded their doctoral degree in 2017 or 2018. The winners from each category will compete for the Grand Prize.

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Application Deadline: July 15, 2019

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The Training Program in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities is an inter-disciplinary program that draws faculty from the Department of Pediatrics, multiple departments in the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and the School of Veterinary Medicine. Appointment is competitive, with applications due in early January each year.

On November 16, 2016, David Taylor, PhD, Assistant Director, Office of Postdoctoral Affairs, discussed best practices to identify appropriate NIH grant funding opportunities for research trainees.

Applying for an NIH Loan Repayment Program (LRP) Award? There are three important updates that you should know before you submit your application!

On Monday, May 5, 2014, Joan M. Lakoski, Ph.D. and Robert J. Milner, Ph.D. presented an all day workshop at the University of Pennsylvania to provide guidance on applications for NIH Career Development (K) and training (F) awards.