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External Funding Sources

Federal agencies, Non-profit organizations, and For-profit companies

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Federal agencies
National Science Foundation (NSF)
   Divisional of Mathematical Sciences (DMS)
   Methodology, Measurement, and Statistics (MMS)
   Division of Undergraduate Education (DUE)
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
   Office of Extramural Research (OER)
   Center for Scientific Review (CSR)
   National Cancer Institute (NCI) site with select statistical FOAs
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
   National Center for Health Statistics/AcademyHealth fellowship
National Security Agency
DoD/ Congressional Directed Medical Research Program
DoD/Army Research Laboratory
Department of Education/ Institute of Education Sciences
Department of Energy/ Office of Science
Department of Justice/ Office of Justice Programs
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Non-profit organizations
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
Gates Foundation
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)
Simons Foundation
For-profit companies
Genentech Postdoctoral Program
Google Research
Novartis Presidential Postdoctoral Program
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