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Leading Emerging and Diverse Scientists to Success (LEADS)

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Leading Emerging and Diverse Scientists to Success (LEADS)

Launch your research career through the Leading Emerging and Diverse Scientists to Success (LEADS) program.

LEADS is an innovative, year-long Fellowship in Translational Research designed to meet the unique needs of junior faculty and post-docs who belong to underrepresented groups, as defined by the National Institutes of Health. Fellows will develop skills in multiple areas including grant writing and team science, which are essential to launching a successful biomedical research career.

In the LEADS program:



Fellows who complete the program:

Who Should Apply?

If you are a post-doc or junior faculty enrolled at one of the participating Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs), we encourage you to apply.

Prior to applying, trainees are encouraged to contact the member of the leadership team from their institution to discuss the requirements of this program. Don't hesitate to contact us with any questions.

Funding

LEADS is sponsored by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). There is no cost to participants.