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ARCS Foundation applications

The Biomedical and Health Sciences Institute is seeking applicants for the 2016-2017 ARCS Foundation Awards for doctoral students in the biomedical and health sciences. The deadline for application submissions is June 22.

These awards, four of $7,500 and two in the amount of $10,000, will be granted during the 2016-2017 academic year. They are independent of any other funding, including university sponsored assistantships or stipends. Recipients of the ARCS Foundation Award, who maintain their academic standing, are funded for three years.

The $10,000 Global Impact Award will be awarded to a scholar whose research does or will have an international effect and the other $10,000 award is in recognition of ARCS Foundation Atlanta chapter’s 25th anniversary.

Guidelines for application submission are at

For additional information, contact Laura Balkcom at 706-542-5922 or