Helen Hay Whitney Postdoctoral Research Fellowships
Helen Hay Whitney Foundation
Deadline:  15th June

Biomedical Science
All Nationalities
Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy),M.S. (Master of Science)
Canada,United States

Scholarship Overview

Helen Hay Whitney Postdoctoral Research Fellowships, 2021 is offered for Masters, PhD, Post Doc degree in the field of Biomedical sciences. You can apply to this scholarship here. The deadline for the sending your application is 15 Jun 2021. This scholarship is provided by Helen Hay Whitney Foundation and the value of this scholarship is Full Funding, Stipend + Research allowance + Travel expense . This scholarship is open for: Open to all nationals.

  • Degree: Masters, PhD, Post Doc
  • Provided by: Helen Hay Whitney Foundation
  • Deadline: 15 Jun 2022
  • Scholarship value: Full Funding, Stipend + Research allowance + Travel expense

The Helen Hay Whitney Foundation has initiated scholarships to supports early postdoctoral research training in all basic biomedical sciences.

Value of Helen Hay Whitney Postdoctoral Research Fellowships, 2022:

The successful applicants of Helen Hay Whitney Postdoctoral Research Fellowships, 2021 will receive the following benefits-

  • Research allowance of USD 1500/year.
  • A stipend of USD 54,000 (1st year), USD 57000(2nd year), USD 60,000 (3rd year).
  • Travel expenses.
  • Duration of the fellowship is 3 years


  • Candidates who hold or obtaining Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degree and are starting postdoctoral training in basic biomedical research are eligible for the fellowship.
  • Candidates with a minimum one year of postdoctoral research experience at the time of the deadline for submitting the application.
  • Candidates who obtained a Ph.D. (or D.Phil. or equivalent) degree minimum two years before the deadline, or an M.D. degree minimum three years before the deadline.
  • US citizens can work in labs either in the US, Canada, or abroad.
  • Foreign nationals can take this fellowship in the US only.
  • International candidates must have relevant visa documentation.
  • Applications from prominent scientists or established fellows will not be accepted.

Selection Criteria:

  • Screening by Scientific Advisory Committee through an interview.
  • Selected Candidates will be called for Final interview.
  • Selected candidates are approved for the fellowship by the votes of the Board of Trustees.

How To Apply

Applications are to be filled out and submitted online at www.hhwf.org. Applications must be received by The Helen Hay Whitney Foundation no later than 5:00pm EST, June 15, 2021. Late applications will not be considered.

Click on Apply Now to get the application form.