NIH Career Development and Training Award Workshops

Two half-day sessions— Register for one or both

(Morning Session: 9:30-11:30 am)

General Workshop: Steps to a Competitive Application

  • Navigating NIH: an overview of NIH and the grant review process
  • Mock Study Section: a demonstration of a study section panel by invited faculty
  • 15 Steps to the Payline: a stepwise guide to preparing a successful application
  • Questions & Discussion of Grant Strategies

(Afternoon Session: 1:00-4:00 pm)

Know Your Award

  • Know Your NRSA (1:00–2:00 pm)
    A guide to individual Pre- and Post-doctoral (F) Awards
  • Know Your K (2:00–3:00 pm)
    A guide to Basic and Clinical Career Development Awards (K01, K08, K23, K25)
  • Know Your Kangaroo (3:00–4:00 pm)
    A guide to Career Transition Awards for Postdocs (K99/R00, K22)


This program is for the Tri-Institutional research community.

Date & Time(s)


Dominic Nunziato


Tri-Institutional Collaboration Network

Registration Details

Registration for this event is closed.


Joan Lakoski, PhD, University of Pittsburgh
Robert Milner, PhD, University of Massachusetts