Find prospective trainees
NIH investigators and staff can recruit new trainees using the application database and the OITE Job board.
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Look for candidates in the application database
To hire a postbac or summer intern, authorized NIH investigators and staff must select from applicants in the Research & Training Opportunities (RTO) application system.
Get access to the application database
Access to the RTO application system is limited to NIH investigators and staff who have accounts.
To request permission to the OITE application system, contact your IC program coordinator. Your login credentials for the OITE application system are your NIH network login credentials.
Search the application database
Search the Research & Training Opportunities (RTO) application system for postbac and summer applicants.
Post a position on the OITE job board
To recruit a new postdoc, grad student, postbac, or any other position in your research group, you may post openings on the OITE Job Board.
Submit a new job postRequest to post a position on the OITE website
Reach out with questions to OITE-Position-Posts@nih.gov.
Register a trainee for the Academic Internship Program
Register a trainee for the Academic Internship Program by filling out this survey: Register an Academic Internship Program participant