Financial Support

Because The Graduate School of the Stowers Institute for Medical Research is committed to giving each predoctoral researcher the best research experience in an unrivaled research environment, The Graduate School provides a highly competitive stipend throughout the program for each predoctoral researcher. The amount of the stipend is reviewed annually to ensure it remains competitive. The stipend for the 2013-2014 academic year is $32,000.


    The Graduate School provides:

  • a competitive stipend ($32,000 for the 2013-2014 academic year)
  • medical, pharmacy, and dental insurance coverage
  • travel and conferences allowances
  • a laptop computer
  • assistance with English language proficiency (if desired or required)