NIH Career Development & Training Award Workshops


Two half-day sessions. Register for one or both.


This program is for the Tri-Institutional research community.


Morning Session
General Workshop: Steps to a Competitive Application

9:30 - 11:30 am

  • 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
Know Your Award

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

Date & Time(s)


Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Rockefeller Research Laboratories
430 East 67th Street
New York, NY 10065


Dominic Nunziato


Joan Lakoski, PhD
University of Pittsburgh

Robert Milner, PhD
University of Massachusetts