Grant Award Bonuses

Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences students with  McGovern Medical School and IMM advisors are eligible to receive a one-time $250.00 grant award bonus provided by the Graduate Student Education Committee as a reward for receiving an NRSA Merit Award or an equivalent extramural award that provides substantial salary support to the recipient. Note:  students receiving fellowships funded through intramural training grants are ineligible. 

No application is necessary to receive the bonus, but eligible students must submit a Notice of Award letter from the funding agency and a brief explanation describing the equivalency to an NRSA Merit Award to Note:  grant award bonuses can only be awarded within the fiscal year in which the Notice of Award was received. Unfortunately, grant award bonuses cannot be awarded retroactively.  For questions, you may contact the Graduate Student Education Committee at


FY 2024 Grant Award Bonus Winners

Matthew Slapik – Neuroscience