Current Students

Quick Links to

IBiS Travel Award

Rappaport Award

Career Support Grant

NU Fellowships and Grants


2015 Rappaport Award recipient

Rappaport Award Recipient 2015


Internal grants

For external funding sources see the table (PDF) we've compiled or visit the Office of Fellowships


IBIS TRAVEL AWARD for students and postdocs

Deadlines 11/15, 4/3, and 7/17

The IBiS Travel Award enables students and postdocs to present their work at research meetings, conferences and symposia. Awardees will acknowledge the IBiS Travel Award in their posters or oral presentations and will also present at poster sessions during the IBiS retreat and recruitment visits. Please refer to the announcements for additional details.

  • Student Award Announcement (pdf)
  • Student Application: PDF format and DOC format
  • Postdoc Award Announcement (pdf)
  • Postdoc Application: PDF format and DOC format
  • ---------------------------------------------------------------


    The Rappaport Award for Research Excellence recognizes advanced graduate students for their scientific achievements in the biological sciences. Refer to the announcement for additional details.

  • Award Announcement (pdf)
  • Nomination form: PDF format and DOC format
  • ---------------------------------------------------------------


    Rolling deadline

    The IBiS Career Support Grant assists with the costs of dependent-child care for IBIS graduate students and postdoctoral researchers in IBiS labs who are attending learned society meetings, academic conferences, workshops, and other scientific activities related to their research projects as well as professional development events. Please refer to the announcement for additional details.

  • Award Announcement (pdf)
  • Application: PDF format and DOC format

    NU families can sign up for a free account with In order to receive the free service, students will sign up at HRIS self service. After an account is established, NU users will return to the main site to search for providers. Here is the link to information about the process.
  • Child Care Resources
  • ---------------------------------------------------------------