A Canadian network focused on rare diseases is playing matchmaker between clinicians and model organism researchers. Over half of children with rare, inherited monogenic diseases...


The Gruber Foundation has issued a call for nominations for its 2016 Gruber International Prize Program, honoring leaders in Genetics, Cosmology, and Neuroscience. Each prize, which...


The National Science Foundation has funded a new mentoring initiative jointly organized by the GSA, American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB), and American Society of Plant...


The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has released a funding opportunity announcement for the NIH Director's Early Independence Award (DP5). This program "supports exceptional investigators who...


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The National Science Foundation is seeking applications for its Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in Biology program. The fellowships encourage independence at an early stage of the research career...


The folks behind the Cards Against Humanity party game have established the Science Ambassador Scholarship, which offers a full tuition scholarship of up to four...


Several members of the GSA community have been named as recipients of the NIH Director's New Innovator Award: Gloria Brar, Francesca Cole, Jessica Feldman, and...