Grant Opportunities

Funding opportunity at Duke for junior faculty, fellows, and postdocs

Open Scholar Position on the KURe: Multidisciplinary K12 Urologic Research Career Development Program (KURe-K12). This Career Development Award (KIH-K12 mechanism) is administered by Duke and funded through the NIH-NIDDK. The KURe is open to all types of disciplines, clinicians, and non-clinicians with doctoral degrees. We strongly encourage applications from members of groups underrepresented in the biomedical sciences.

Applications Due: September 13, 2019

Letter of Intent (Required) Due: August 12, 2109

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The KURe is seeking qualified clinical, translational, and basic science researchers from diverse disciplines who are interested in building an independent research career using collaborative, multidisciplinary approaches to benign urological research questions. MDs, DOs, PhDs, and MD/PhDs (junior faculty, fellows, and postdocs) from any department and interested in research applicable to benign urology may apply to the KURe program. KURe Scholars will receive mentoring and salary support up to $100,000 per year for 75% of full professional effort (50%–75% if a surgical specialty). Research and Career Development Support up to $40,000 per year will be provided for research supplies, equipment and technical personnel, tuition and fees related to didactic courses or career development, and travel to research meetings. Scholars are expected to publish and apply for independent grant funding by year 3. Maximum support is for 5 years. The target date to appoint a new KURe Scholar is November 2019. For additional information see or contact [email protected] or [email protected].

Apply For a 2020 Urology Care Foundation
Research Scholar Award!

Letters of Intent must be submitted by August 8, 2019, for consideration.

Research Scholar Awards provide $40,000 per year for one- or two-year mentored research training for clinical and postdoctoral fellows or early-career faculty. Sponsoring institutions provide additional financial support, an outstanding research environment, and access to excellent mentorship.

A letter of intent is required and due by 5:00PM EDT on August 8, 2019. The application deadline is September 5, 2019.

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