Benefits and Requirements


  • Research training by UW faculty mentor
  • Opportunity to hear talks by nationally-recognized speakers
  • Opportunity to present work at Institute on Aging annual colloquium poster session
  • Stipend (determined by NIH)
  • Tuition and fees paid
  • Travel and research supply budget


  • Adhere to requirements of faculty mentor’s laboratory
  • Attend course in research ethics
  • Attend course in the cell and molecular biology of aging
  • Attend training grant seminars every other week, plus other special events





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