The Dorothy Benjamin Fellowship is a program based on the Dorothy Benjamin Endowment for Alzheimer’s Research, sponsored by the USF Health Neuroscience Institute, Byrd Alzheimer’s Center. This fellowship will provide funding for talented Ph.D. students researching the area of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias(ADRD).
The top 2 candidates will be awarded a $12,000/year fellowship, distributed according to Ph.D. program guidelines and established award parameters. It is encouraged that part of the funds is used for travel to attend the BrightFocus Alzheimer’s Fast Track workshop or an equivalent training program. The Duration is 1 year, with no possibility of extension. Funding will begin in August at the time of annual reappointment.
By major professor nomination (only 1 applicant per lab).The applicants must submit the following:
Send nomination and application by June 15, 2022 to Christine Tam.