Subject: Exciting Opportunity for Aspiring Biomedical Researchers
** NOTICE: Application Deadline Extended to October 21, 2013 **
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), one of the
largest Institutes at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), is looking for
science students with a passion to improve global health in the 21st century
for its Intramural NIAID Research Opportunities (INRO) program, held February
3–6, 2014, in Bethesda, Maryland.
Selected INRO students visit NIAID to learn about the breadth of research
that we do in the areas of allergy, immunology, and infectious diseases from
world-renowned scientists and interview for potential research training
Who Can Apply
We are looking for dedicated science students interested in joining the NIAID
research community. Candidates who are college-level seniors, medical school
students, or doctoral candidates nearing their dissertation defense and from
a population underrepresented in the biomedical sciences are eligible.
The application deadline has been extended to midnight, eastern time, on
October 21, 2013. Students can apply online through the program’s web site.
PLEASE NOTE: Due to a lapse in appropriations and the shutdown of the Federal
Government, there will be no processing of applications and there will be no
one available to answer questions for the duration of the shutdown. Questions
will be answered once the Government resumes operations.
Contact Person: Questions can be sent to
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