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Klingenstein Fellowship Awards in the Neurosciences
  1. To qualify for an award investigators must hold the Ph.D. and/or M.D. degrees, and have completed all research training, including post-doctoral training. Applications will be reviewed, and selections made by an Advisory Committee of distinguished neuroscientists.

  2. The candidate must be an independent investigator at a university or medical center and be within 4 years of completing postdoctoral training and the start of his/her first tenure track appointment (between July 1, 2013 and July 1, 2017).
  3. U.S. citizenship is not a requirement, but it is expected that candidates will be permanent residents of the U.S. and that their research will be carried out in U.S. institutions.
  4. Klingenstein-Simons Fellows must obtain approval before accepting awards from other foundations.