BWF Career Awards for Medical Scientists
Deadline: October 03, 2017
Amount: $700,000 over 5 years
The Burroughs Wellcome Foundation's Career Awards for Medical Scientists (CAMS) is a highly competitive program that provides $700,000 awards over five years for physician-scientists, who are committed to an academic career, to bridge advanced postdoctoral/fellowship training and the early years of faculty service. Proposals must be in the area of basic biomedical, disease-oriented, or translational research.
- Proposals in health services research or involving large-scale clinical trials are not eligible
- Candidates must hold an M.D., D.D.S., D.V.M., or D.O. degree and must not be more than 12 years past their clinical doctorate degree
- The award is traditionally split into 2 years of postdoctoral/fellowship training and 3 years of faculty support