Women’s Health Fellowship Awards

Funding Agency:
Foundation for Womens Wellness

To improve women’s health we must invest in the future. FWW’s Fellowship Awards recognize and support MD and PhD candidates and those pursuing post-doc and specialty training in women’s health disciplines. Awards are one-time, non-recurring $5,000 direct to the individual.

Our award recipients represent diverse scientific disciplines and personal backgrounds yet they share a dedication, aptitude, drive and talent for advancing medical knowledge of women’s health concerns. We are proud to support and encourage their current and future contributions.

Deadline: April 8, 2024

Agency Website

Areas of Interest

  • Research should be related to FWW priority areas which are:

    • Cardiovascular disease
    • Leading female cancers
    • Hormones’ role in disease and stage-of-life health concerns
    • Diseases or health concerns that disproportionately afflict women
    • Exploration of gender differences related to the aforementioned topics

Eligibility Requirements

  • Applicants must currently be pursuing an MD and/or PhD or be engaged in post-doc, fellowship or similar specialty training at a U.S. based academic institution for the calendar year she/he is applying.
  • Only one application per applicant may be submitted; however if not selected as an awardee, individuals may reapply in future years/grant cycles.
  • There is no limit on the number of applications from any one medical institution/organization.



Funding Type



Grad/Prof Students
Medical Fellow/Resident
Post Doctoral Fellows


Medical - Basic Science
Medical - Clinical Science
Medical - Translational

External Deadline

April 15, 2024