National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis Fellowships.
—The National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis announces the availability of a limited number of postdoctoral fellowships in medicine and the related biological sciences.These fellowships are awarded as a part of the National Foundation's program of professional education, for which more than $19,000,000 in March of Dimes funds have been appropriated since 1938.These fellowships are offered to candidates who are preparing for careers in scientific research and/or academic medicine. They are not awarded to investigators for the support of a research project. Special consideration will be given to applicants interested in such fields as microbiology, biochemistry, biophysics, orthopedics, pediatrics, neurology, and epidemiology.Eligibility requirements include an M.D., Ph.D., or equivalent degree, United States citizenship (or application for citizenship), and sound health.Selection of candidates will be made on a competitive basis by the National Foundation's Fellowship Committee. Fellowships will be awarded for