For Mentees

The National Research Mentoring Network supports your advancement at every career stage of research in the biomedical sciences.  Experience mentorship and professional development programs designed to hone your practices and deepen your connection to the diverse nationwide scientific community.

Grant opportunities: 
Grant opportunity announcment in Nature for underrepresented minorities and women in science (October 2016).  

The Burroughs Wellcome Fund launched the Postdoctoral Enrichment Program  to advance the careers of underrepresented minority postdoctoral fellows.

Resource articles: The Chronicle is publishing a new series of articles on the experiences of being a new faculty members in the sciences:
Articles include:
You Have the Keys to Your First Lab. Now What?
Reading Your Application File
ow to Stretch your Start-Up Dollars

Grantwriting 101 – NRMN-CAN webinar hosted by Dr. Xenia Morin, Senior Associate Dean for Learning and Associate Teaching Professor, Dept. of Plant Biology, Rutgers University (click link to view webinar)

NRMN-CAN Resource List for new faculty starting up their labs

For Mentors

Research Mentoring Resources:


CIMER: Center for the Improvement of Mentored Experiences in Research. 
Mission of CIMER: To improve the research mentoring relationships for mentees and mentors at all career stages through the development, implementation and study of evidence-based and culturally-responsive interventions.

 The Safe Zone Project:

The Safe Zone Project is a free online resource for creating powerful, effective LGBTQ awareness and ally training workshops.