Pathology Trainee Mentored Award in Precision Health


Category: Grants for Pathology Trainees and their Mentor

Eligibility: Clinical trainee(s) in the Pathology Department partnered with a Stanford University faculty member  


  1. Present at the next research retreat
  2. Publish


Award Levels: Any amount up to $15,000 maximum per award

Review Committee: Teaching & Training


Cover Letter: Names of research team members, 250 word summary of the project, indicate other existing funding related to the proposed project

Application 3 page limit that should include (i) Hypothesis and Specific Aims, (ii) Significance, (iii) Innovation, (iv) Approach, (v) Plan for publication, (vi) Plan for Department Research Retreat i.e. presenters  

Budget: PHS 398 Form Page 4 and budget justification (up to 1 page)

CVs of the trainee and faculty mentor

Scoring will based on NIH system and the reviewer comments of those not funded will be shared with the applicant

Applications should be submitted to Olena Mykhaylichenko at with the subject line: (Trainee Name, Faculty Mentor Name) Pathology Trainee Mentored Award. Please note: graduating trainees must name an alternate trainee to present at the upcoming research retreat in their application.

All documents should be merged to one document.



Submit by: Sept. 1

Activated: Oct. 15


Submit by: Jan. 15

Activated: Feb. 15

*revised 2/14/2020