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 Information

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

Eligibility Requirements

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

Scholarship Sponsor

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
E-mail
grants@afar.org
Website
Website

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