The submission deadline for 2019 Scholars Awards was April 17, 2019.
With this awards program, U-M Precision Health aspires to expand the field of precision health by cultivating a cohort of promising early-career researchers in the field and spark new collaborative research avenues by engaging early-career investigators with tools and data to support their work.
Precision Health funded 12 Scholars Awards in 2018, and anticipates funding eight to 12 awards in 2019, with the potential for renewal. Funding available per awardee will be up to $80,000 for one year. Applications will be sought from doctoral students, postdocs, fellows, residents, or trainees from any U-M school performing research in the area of precision health. Applicants should be sponsored and mentored by a U-M Precision Health–affiliated faculty member.