NIH Research Festival
The Future Research Leaders Conference (FRLC), sponsored by the Chief Officer for Scientific Workforce Diversity (COSWD), is an event in conjunction with the NIH Research Festival to engage exceptional early-stage investigators from diverse backgrounds and increase their awareness of scientific career opportunities at NIH. The goals of the conference are well aligned with the COSWD and NIH mission to increase scientific workforce diversity by facilitating interaction between scientific leadership and Diversity Supplement recipients. This is the first trans-NIH effort seeking to increase the interest and knowledge, of individuals from underrepresented groups, about scientific positions in the Intramural Research program (IRP) at NIH.
The FRLC seeks to accomplish the following:
The success of FRLC will highly depend on the active participation of scientific leadership and selected FRLC participants. The one and a half day program is designed to provide ample opportunities for research and scientific career-related discussion among conference participants and NIH senior leaders, which includes:
This page was last updated on Friday, March 12, 2021