Become an Independent Investigator

Once you have established a track record of funding and publication, investigators typically move on to bigger grants that fund a line of work as opposed to discrete ideas. "Independent investigators" provide their own protected time through grant funding. This usually requires research training (see Research Fellowships).
http://www.saem.org/membership/services/fellowship-directory?Fellowship_Type=Research

 
  • NIH Research grants (R series)
  • AHRQ grants
  • Gates Foundation
  • Other private foundations

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