NIH fellowship awards for current University of Minnesota MSTP students

University of Minnesota MSTP students have a strong track record of obtaining external fellowship support for their thesis research.  The MSTP facilitates the submission of successful grant applications by providing resources for preparing an application and holding workshops on the grant submission process.  Our partner graduate programs also provide didactic coursework on grant writing and submission of fellowship applications.

Current external predoctoral fellowships:

Previous external predoctoral fellowships:

The following MSTP students have received funding from the F&T Pilot Grant program of the University of Minnesota Clinical and Translational Science Institute.  This unique program provides financial support for MD/PhD students to gain significant experience with clinical and translational research through completion of a clinical or translational research project.

Daniel Beisang
Quantitative assessment of the diversity of the neonatal T cell repertoire
Mentors: Marc Jenkins, Michael Georgieff

David Knorr
Evaluation of the CD4+ t cell response against influenza following hematopoietic cell transplantation
Mentors: Michael Verneris, Todd DeFor