Year-Out Research Opportunities

October 3, 2016

Looking for a way to extend your research or take extra time to explore a totally different project? You may want to consider year-out research programs. Yes, it does delay graduation, but you typically receive a stipend, do not incur any additional debt, get published, and it looks great on residency applications. Here are some opportunities that are typically utilized by students:


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VECD Fogarty Global Health Fellowship

December 1, 2016

Lunch & Learn Oct 24

AHA Founders Affiliate Medical Student Research Program

December 6, 2016


HHMI Medical Research Fellows Program

January 11, 2017


Sarnoff Fellowship Program

January 11, 2017


Lunch & Learn Nov 21

NIH Medical Research Scholars Program

January 13, 2017


Vanderbilt Medical Scholars

February 1, 2017















You can find links to more research year out funding opportunities on the Medical Scholar website.