Career Development Assistance
> Special Minority Initiatives
The Special Minority Initiatives develop and launch new research and research training programs and other initiatives for minority scientists, NIGMS sponsors several special minority initiatives. These include the Bridges to the Future Programs (Bridges to the Baccalaureate Degree and Bridges to the Doctoral Degree), which are co-sponsored by the National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities (another component of the National Institutes of Health). The division is also responsible for organizing meetings and other activities that build networks among individuals and educational institutions to promote minority participation in sponsored research.
General Program Requirements:
See Program Contact Information below.
The following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for a grant from this program.
Program Contact Information:
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services