Career Guidance for Trainees

Application Deadline:

Feb 09, 2023





Now Accepting Applications

Eligibility & Application Process:

Please see the Request for Proposals for complete eligibility requirements.

Request for Proposals

Grant Recipients


Advancing PhD Careers Through Industry Immersion Coaching for Career Development via the ASPET Mentoring Network

Accelerate to Industry (A2i) Consortium North Carolina State University

Bench 2 Outreach The STEM Advocacy Institute

A Framework for PhD Career Transitions University of Colorado Denver, Anschutz Medical Campus

Exploring Pathways to Industry Careers (EPIC) Demonstration Project University of Georgia Research Foundation, Inc.

STEM Communication Fellows Program University of North Carolina-Charlotte

Lowering Barriers to Career Exploration by Biomedical PhD Students University of Pittsburgh


Genetics Society of America Scientific Writing Program Genetics Society of America

Academy in Transferable Management Skills Georgetown University Medical Center

Dig Deeper into Clinical and Regulatory Affairs Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre

Cultural Awareness for Career Success (CACS) Tufts University

Using STEAM to Improve Interdisciplinary Collaboration (STEAM-IIC) University of Texas-San Antonio

Leadership and Management in Action Washington University


American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics Coaching for Career Development via the ASPET Mentoring Network

Boston University Training Opportunities To Augment Learning (TOTAL)

Clemson University Math in Medicine: Developing Depth and Breadth of Knowledge in Math Sciences PhD Students at Clemson University

Iowa State University Graduate Students Gaining Practical Experience Through Short-Term Team Consulting Projects

Ohio State University Researcher, Mentor, and Teacher: Preparing well rounded scholars

Western University Market validation Laboratory and Business Training

Vanderbilt University Data Science Essentials: Transitioning Biomedical Scientists from the Bench to the Cloud


Jackson Laboratory Conference to Career

Johns Hopkins University Clinical and Regulatory Affairs Fellowship Training

Northwestern University-Evanston Campus myDATA: Preparing Science PhDs for Careers in a Data-Driven World

Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science Igniting Minority Professional Advancement and Career Training (IMPACT)

Thomas Jefferson University Online Teaching Immersion Experience

University of California-Irvine Public Policy Prep Program at UC Irvine

University of Washington-Bothell STEP Forward: a university-science center partnership through which postdocs communicate science with the general public and policymakers


Association of University Technology Managers The Technology Transfer Professional Training Program

Keck Graduate Institute of Applied Life Sciences A Certificate in Bioscience Management for Life Scientists

Medical College of Wisconsin Designing an educator pathway for postdocs employed at a medical and biomedical graduate school

Medical University of South Carolina Offering an Entrepreneurship Course to Trainees in the Biomedical Sciences

Rutgers University Providing biomedical Ph.D. students with advanced communication skills for career transitions

Simmons College STEM Teaching Institute: Preparing Postdoctoral Fellows for Faculty Careers in Undergraduate STEM Disciplines

University of California-San Francisco Interactive Simulation Exercises for Career Transitions (Inter-SECT)


Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Future leaders in science education and communication training program

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine How to be an intern: prepping for life outside academia

University of Alabama-Birmingham UAB EXPERIENtial Learning for Career Enhancement in the Sciences (EXPERIENCES) Program

University of California-San Francisco A career readiness framework for research trainees

University of California-San Francisco Business concepts for biomedical scientists/p>

University of Michigan Medical School Mapping pathways for professional success in graduate and postdoctoral training

Vanderbilt University Entrepreneurship and business training for scientists


American Society for Microbiology ASM-BWF science teaching fellows program

Keck Graduate Institute of Applied Life Sciences "Bridging the Gap" summer bootcamp to prepare Ph.D. scientists for careers in the life science industries

Medical College of Wisconsin Careers in industry: real world training for Ph.D. scientists

Thomas Jefferson University Mentored teaching experience in health professional courses

University of California-San Francisco Integrating career development into the graduate curriculum

University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill Career guidance for trainees-the Ph.D./educator track

Award Timeline

Feb 09, 2023

Application Deadline

May 31, 2023

Notice of Award

Jul 31, 2023

Award End Date

Aug 01, 2023

Award Start Date

Program Contacts

Victoria McGovern, Ph.D.

Sr. Program Officer


Darcy Lewandowski

Program Associate

Kendi Kajogo

Program Coordinator