Fellowship training is up to five years under the supervision of DCEG scientists. In order to be eligible, an applicant:
Fellowships up to three years are offered to doctoral students for dissertation research and to master's level graduates. Applicants may be U.S. citizens, resident aliens, or those eligible for a training visa.
Students from relevant accredited doctoral programs are encouraged to consider working with our scientific mentors for their doctoral dissertation research. The student conducts research within DCEG as a full-time doctoral fellow. Competitive stipends and partial tuition benefits are available.
Through the NIH Graduate Partnership Program (NIH GPP), an agreement will be set up between the graduate school, NIH/NCI, and the student to ensure that all dissertation requirements are fulfilled within two to three years.