Pre Doctoral (short term med student) - 2-3 Months
Pre Doctoral (long term med student) - 1 year or more
Post Doctoral - 2 year commitment
By the time of award, candidates for pre- or post-doctoral awards must be citizens or non-citizen nationals of the United States, or must have been lawfully admitted to the United States for Permanent Residence (i.e., possess a currently valid Alien
Registration Receipt Card I-551, or other legal verification of such status). Non-citizen nationals are generally persons born in outlying possessions of the United States (i.e., American Samoa and Swains Island). Individuals on temporary or student visas are not eligible.
For purposes of nondiscrimination laws (e.g. the Americans with Disabilities Act, Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and Section 188 of the Workforce Investment Act),
a person with a disability is generally defined as someone who (1) has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more "major life activities,"
(2) has a record of such an impairment, or (3) is regarded as having such an impairment.
Individuals who come from a social, cultural, or educational
environment such as that found in certain rural or inner-city
environments that have demonstrably and recently directly inhibited
the individual from obtaining the knowledge, skills, and abilities
necessary to develop and participate in a research career.
These thresholds are based on
family size, published by the U.S. Bureau of the Census; adjusted
annually for changes in the Consumer Price Index; and adjusted by
the Secretary for use in all health professions programs.
The Secretary periodically publishes these income levels at
http://aspe.hhs.gov/poverty/index.shtml. For individuals from
low-income backgrounds, the institution must be able to demonstrate
that such candidates (a) have qualified for Federal disadvantaged
assistance; or (b) have received any of the following student loans:
Health Professional Student Loans (HPSL), Loans for Disadvantaged
Student Program; or (c) have received scholarships from the U.S.
Department of Health and Human Services under the Scholarship
for Individuals with Exceptional Financial Need.
American Indian or Alaska Native - A person having origins in any of
the original peoples of North and South America (including Central
America), and who maintains tribal affiliation or community attachment.
Asian - A person having origins in any of the original peoples of the
Far East, Southeast Asia, or the Indian subcontinent including, for
example, the Philippine Islands, India, Pakistan, Malaysia, Japan,
Cambodia, China, Korea, Thailand, and Vietnam.
Black or African American - A person having origins in any of the
black racial groups of Africa. Terms such as 'Haitian' or 'Negro'
can be used in addition to 'Black' or 'African American.'
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander - A person having origins
in any of the original peoples of Hawaii, Guam, Samoa, or other Pacific Islands.
White - A person having origins in any of the original peoples
of Europe, the Middle East, or North Africa.
Some other race
Two or more races
The heritage, nationality group, lineage, or country of birth of the person
or the person 's parents or ancestors before their arrival in the United States.
People who identify their origin as Spanish, Hispanic, or Latino may be of any race.
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