How to Apply

2020 New Investigator Awardees Were Deferred to 2021. No new NIA applications were accepted in 2021. Look out for the 2022 Call for NIA applications in September 2021.

All New Investigator applicants are required to submit the following during the submission process:

  1.  Submit an abstract.
  2.  A letter of recommendation from applicant’s department chair or mentor. Any established investigator may nominate individuals for the NIA Program.
  3.  An updated curriculum vitae.
  4.  A brief description (one page or less) of research/career goals and aspirations.


Please contact ASCP Executive Office at (615-649-3085) or if you have any questions.