The U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) is currently accepting applications for the USP Global Fellowship Program. This program is purposed to support doctoral and postdoctoral students to do research in chemical and biological medicines, excipients, dietary supplements, herbal medicines, healthcare quality, and food ingredients. Both the U.S. and overseas citizens are welcome to apply. The winning fellows will receive benefit of maximum $50,000. The closing date of application is October 28, 2016.
Fellowship awards amount up to $50,000 will be given to the winning candidate.
Level and Area of Studies
Doctoral or post-doctoral level in in chemical and biological medicines, excipients, dietary supplements, herbal medicines, healthcare quality, and food ingredients.
Place of Study
In the United States of America.
Eligibility and Criteria
To be eligible, candidates must meet the requirements as follow:
- Have been accepted for full-time study in a Ph.D. or Pharm.D. program, or medical or dental school or
- Have been awarded a postdoctoral research (non-faculty) appointment
- Non-U.S. applicants must have a background in standards and currently be enrolled in an equivalent educational program. International students must possess the appropriate visa required to participate in the Global Fellowship Program. USP will not assist students to obtain a visa for this purpose. USP may require proof of visa status as a condition of offering a Fellowship to a student.
- Applicants for Global Fellowships may not currently be in receipt of funds from USP, or directly or indirectly under contract with USP, even if the activity is unrelated to the applicant’s research proposal.
Both U.S. and overseas citizens are welcome to apply.
Application form can obtained from the website and application link below.
28 October 2016.