CALL FOR APPLICATIONS
The Research Education Institute for Diverse Scholars (REIDS) is now accepting applications for the 2014-16 program which begins in June, 2014. Quality mentorship, pilot grants of up to $20,000 and access to practical experience set the trajectory for productivity and success of new investigators who are underrepresented in community-based HIV-related research. For program information and eligibility requirements, go to cira.yale.edu/reidsapp.
About the Program
The REIDS program was designed to meet the challenges and barriers experienced by groups who are underrepresented in the field of HIV research. Fellows are expected to attend a six-week Summer Institute for two consecutive summers and will receive sustained mentorship for two full years from an interdisciplinary team at the Institute for Community Research (ICR), the Center for Health, Intervention and Prevention (CHIP) at the University of Connecticut, the Yale School of Nursing, and the Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS (CIRA) at Yale.