Developing Scientists of the Future

Learn more about NINR's commitment to training the next generation of nurse scientists:

NINR's Graduate Partnerships Program
NINR invites nursing students who are currently enrolled in a PhD program to apply to the NINR Graduate Partnerships Program (GPP). Working in conjunction with graduate schools of nursing, the NINR GPP offers unparalleled, doctoral-level research training opportunities within research programs at laboratories across NIH and conducted by leading scientists and clinical investigators.  More...

Summer Genetics Institute (SGI)
The 4-week SGI program offers an opportunity for graduate students, faculty, and clinicians to engage in a formal program of study with classroom and laboratory components on the NIH campus.  More...

NINR Boot Camp
A one-week intensive training course sponsored by NINR at the NIH campus in Bethesda, MD. More...

NIH Training
NIH offers many types of training opportunities--those within the intramural program (on the NIH campus), those focused on clinical research, and those funded by NIH.  More...

NIH Clinical Center Trainings
The NIH Clinical Center offers live and distance-learning courses in clinical research. To learn more about the courses, please visit:

Training Resources

NIH Research Training and Career Opportunities: Information about research training at NIH and resources useful in preparing your application.

NINR Mechanism Table: A brief summary of the training mechanisms supported by NINR.

Grant Writing Aids: Tutorials and informational sheets prepared by various NIH offices and Institutes/Centers.

NIH Loan Repayment Program: Check eligibility for loan repayment. Doctoral degree required.