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The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) provides an array of intramural and extramural predoctoral and postdoctoral educational and career development grants and opportunities in health services research. In addition, the Agency supports the development of health services research infrastructure in emerging centers of excellence and works with Federal and academic partners to develop innovative curricula and educational models. The following is a list of training programs and support mechanisms with a brief description of each and further resources where available.
For technical assistance from staff proposed projects, select Staff Contacts.
Committed to continuous quality improvement, AHRQ welcomes your feedback on our Research Training Program. We are seeking suggestions for this Web site as well as input on current or new programmatic initiatives. If you would like to see additional information on our site or suggest any changes regarding its layout, please let us know. Also, if you would like to provide feedback on the program initiatives we currently sponsor, or suggestions for new programs we might consider sponsoring in the future, we welcome your feedback. You may direct any of your comments to our general training E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to hearing from you.
- Individual Postdoctoral Fellowship Awards (F32)
Available to applicants who have completed their clinical or research doctoral degrees.
- Career Development Awards—FOAs for these programs have been updated to reflect the new requirements from NIH's Enhancing Peer Review Initiative. The new requirements are effective for submissions intended for due dates January 25, 2010, and beyond. If submitting an application intended for a due date of January 25, 2010, and beyond, follow the guidance and be sure to use the Adobe-Forms-B version of the application forms and instructions.
Special Emphases Notices
AHRQ is interested in receipt of individual career development applications in the following areas:
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