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ACD Biomedical Workforce Working Group Data

NIH Funding for MD Students

NIH Funding for Medical Students:

1) Institutional - Medical School Training Programs (MSTP)s:

MSTP Institutional Programs - Funding Obligation:
NIH Funding of the Medical Sciences Training Program (dollars in thousands)

Source: National Research Council 2011, Research Training in the Biomedical, Behavioral, and Clinical Research Sciences

MSTP Study: The Careers and Professional Activities of Graduates of the NIGMS Medical Sciences Training Program:

Currently: MSTP Programs funded by NIH (through NIGMS): 40 participating programs involving 45 degree-granting institutions with a total of 933 trainees; approximately 75 medical schools that do not have NIGMS MSTP training grants also offer opportunities for MD/PhD students.

2) Individual - (F30) Ruth L. Kirchstein National Research Service Awards for Individual Predoctoral Fellowship for MD/PhD and other Dual-Doctoral Degree Fellows:

New F30 Awards:
F30 MD/PhD Predoctoral Fellowship from NIH Total Funding of the F30 Mechanism from 1998 - 2011 Total Funding of the F30 Mechanism from 1998 - 2011

Source of F30 Total Funding Data: NIH Research Training Grants and Fellowships - Kirchstein-NRSA training grants and fellowships: Funding by activity: from NIH Data Book FY 2011: NIH Data Book - NRSA Funding by Activity.docx

Source: NIH RePORTER - Table #203, NIH Fellowships (F), Competing Applications, Awards, Success Rates and Total Funding by Activity Code and NIH Institutes/Centers, Fiscal Years 2002-2011

T203 2011 Fellowship Succ Rates by Activity Code.xlsx