Award Amount: Up to $500,000 Application Due Date: Pre-applications Due March 24, 2020
Additional Information - The Health Effects Institute was chartered in 1980 as an independent research organization to provide high-quality, impartial, and relevant science on the health effects of air pollution.
To that end, HEI is inviting applications for the Walter A. Rosenblith New Investigator Award. Through the program, grants of up to $500,000 over as many as three years will be awarded in support of research being conducted by early investigators on the health effects of air pollution. Research projects may be interdisciplinary in nature and span a range of scientific fields, including atmospheric science, epidemiology, exposure science, statistics, and toxicology. Evidence that the applicant's institution is prepared to make a tangible commitment to helping him/her become established an independent investigator is required as part of the application.
Scientists of any nationality holding a PhD, ScD, MD, DVM, or DrPH degree are eligible to apply.
Preliminary applications are due by March 24. Upon review, selected applicants will be invited to submit a full application by September 2, 2020.