American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR) Inc./American Foundation for Aging Research Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships and Fellowships in Aging Research

Merit-based, renewable awards of $500 to $1000 available to students enrolled at U.S. institutions studying biological research on aging or age-related diseases. Must be enrolled full-time at a four-year college or university with a minimum 3.5 GPA. Research proposal is required. Freshmen not eligible. Graduate fellowships are up to $1000 and are renewable depending upon the success of the research.


Award Amount $500 - $1,000
Number of Awards 10 - 15
Application Deadline Not reported
Available to Class Level Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students
Renewability Not renewable


Minimum GPA Required 3.5
Ethnicity/Heritage None specified
Residency None specified
Gender None specified
Religious Affiliation None specified
Location of College None specified
Area of Study Biology, Health and Medical Sciences
Financial Need Financial need analysis is not required


Organization Program Officer
American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR) Inc.
Address 55 West 39th Street, 16th Floor
City, State, Zip New York, NY 10018
Telephone (212) 703-9977
Web Site Web site
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