Predoctoral Fellowships for Students in Nutrition Research
Applications for the 2017 Predoctoral Fellowships must be
submitted electronically (via email) by December 1,
Eligibility is based upon membership in the ASN and enrollment in a U.S. graduate program in nutrition. The review committee will evaluate significance, feasibility, communication and clarity, as well as overall scientific technical quality of your proposal. Click here for review components.
Complete the Predoctoral Fellowship Application and prepare a summary of your research proposal not to exceed four single-spaced typewritten pages including objective, experimental and selected references. A twelve-point font should be used with one-inch margins throughout. Applications that fail to comply with the guidelines will not be reviewed.
Type the proposal title at the top of each page. Do not put the name of your institution or your name on the proposal. Prepare a one page statement, in nontechnical language, explaining the contribution of the proposed research to knowledge in nutrition.
Applicants submitted by the deadline will be notified in spring 2017. Awards will be presented at the Scientific Sessions and Annual Meeting at Experimental Biology 2017 in Chicago, IL.
Predoctoral Fellowship Award Recipients
Natasha C. Cole
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Gerber Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship
The Pennsylvania State University
Pfizer Predoctoral Fellowship
Mars, Inc. Predoctoral Fellowship