HIV and Drug Use Fellowship
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HIV and Drug Use Fellowship:
With the support of the National
Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), the International AIDS Society
(IAS) has established a research fellowship programme focusing on
HIV and drug use, with the goal of contributing to advances in
the scientific understanding of drug use and HIV, while fostering
multinational research on HIV and drug use.
This fellowship programme consists of two types of awards:
US$75,000 to be awarded to a junior scientist for 18-months for
post-doctoral training and US$75,000 to be awarded to a well
-established HIV researcher for eight-month long professional
development training, both at leading institutes excelling in
research in the HIV-related drug use field.
Junior investigators with a doctoral degree (e.g. Ph.D.,
M.D.) in the field of behavioral and social sciences, biological
sciences, chemistry, engineering, mathematics, medicine,
physics, or public health.
Well-established HIV researchers not currently active in the
field of HIV-related drug use research, with a minimum of seven
years’ experience beyond post-doctoral level, and with a
documented scientific record that includes peer-reviewed publications.
Applicants must present documentation that verifies their
The applicant will be asked to articulate their fellowship
goals, provide a brief project proposal abstract, and write a
research plan for conducting HIV research related to drug use.
Applicants must have an appropriate mentor who holds an
established post for the duration of the fellowship and has a
track record in research and training in HIV and drug use.
Applicants must confirm that the host institute and the
mentor can guarantee that space and facilities will be made
available for the prospective fellow should he/she be successful
in obtaining the fellowship.
Deadline: 10th February
For more fellowship information and application, see: HIV and Drug Use Fellowship Website
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