NIH Career Development & Training Award Workshops



Two half-day sessions— Register for one or both!                                      

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

  • 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)


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

Registration Details


Joan Lakoski, PhD
West Virginia University

Robert Milner, PhD
University of Massachusetts