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Korean Biomedical Scientist Fellowship Program (KBSFP)

Status: Not accepting applications at this time



  • Most recent application deadline: July 19, 2019


Applicants must:

  • Be Korean citizens.
  • Have obtained a doctoral degree, equivalent to a Ph.D., in Korea within the previous five years as of November 15, 2019 (i.e., November 15, 2014 through November 15, 2019).
  • Meet eligibility requirements for NIH's Intramural Visiting Fellow Program (VFP). (U.S. citizens and permanent residents are not eligible.)

Program Overview

Korean Biomedical Scientist Fellowship Program (KBSFP), supported by the Korean Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology (KRIBB) of the Korea Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning (MSIP), in cooperation with NIH, offers fellowship awards to support biomedical and behavioral research projects with potential commercialization by early-stage Korean postdoctoral researchers at NIH laboratories.

Research projects may support all fields of biomedical and behavioral research at NIH.


Last Updated: 8/13/2019 9:31 AM