OPE Awards

In order to enhance the career development opportunities available to postdoctoral fellows at UAB, the Office of Postdoctoral Education provides monies to assist with the funding of fellows’ participation in educational activities outside of UAB, travel to scientific meetings, participation in internships, and grant incentives.

For more information on each of these award mechanisms, click on the links below.

Career Enhancement

Grant Incentive 

Internship 

Postdoctoral Travel 

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UAB News

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