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Predoctoral (Graduate Student) IRTA and Visiting Fellow Stipend Levels

Effective May 1, 2021

Postbaccalaureate Education or Training Completed upon Activation of Award*Initial StipendSecond YearThird YearFourth YearFifth Year
0 - 1 year $34,400 $36,600 $38,400 $41,050 $42,550
1 - 2 years $36,600 $38,400 $41,050 $42,550 $44,100
2 - 3 years $38,400 $41,050 $42,550 $44,100 $45,700
> 3 years $41,050 $42,550 $44,100 $45,700 $47,350

Stipends NTE $42,400

* Postbaccalaureate education or training completed upon activation of award can only include postbaccalaureate training in an NIH laboratory, or relevant professional medical or graduate school enrollment.

If someone has, e.g., 1 year plus 3 months of education or training, he/she/they should receive the 1 - 2 year stipend.