In 1990, Dr. Francis S. Collins led the team that discovered the NF1 gene. Now it’s your turn to join the team that discovers the cure.

The Francis S. Collins Scholars Program in Neurofibromatosis Clinical & Translational Research is seeking highly talented candidates in the last stages of post-doctoral training or the first seven years of faculty appointment to become experts in NF1.

Scholars chosen for this competitive program receive:
Formal training in clinical and transitional science
▲ Mentoring by leaders in NF1 and related fields
▲ Clinical training for the care of patients with NF1
▲ Up to 100% salary support for NF1 associated clinical, research, and educational activities

Applications are due December 21, 2020. Applicants will be notified by January 25, 2021 and the term starts July 1, 2021.

Application Requirements