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 Institute. This fellowship will provide funding for talented PhD students researching in the area of Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders (ADRD).
The top 2 candidates will be awarded $12,000/yr fellowship, which may be supplemented with departmental stipend. It is encouraged that part of the funds be used for travel to attend the BrightFocus Alzheimer’s Fast Track workshop or an equivalent training program. Duration is 1 year, with a possible extension for a maximum duration of 2 years.
By major professor nomination (only 1 applicant per lab).
Submit the following:
Send nomination and application by September 30, 2020 to Christine Tam. Funding will begin January 1, 2021.