Singapore Translational Research (STaR) Investigator Award
The STaR Investigator Award is a prestigious award offered by the Singapore Ministry of Health’s National Medical Research Council (NMRC) to attract and nurture established, world-class clinician investigators to undertake cutting edge translational and clinical research (TCR) in Singapore.
Successful candidates will receive 5-year support which is modelled after the Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigatorship Award. Awards include (I) Annual Research Support, (II) Annual Salary Support and (III) Start-up Costs. The awards are renewable for further terms upon external review. STaR Investigators must commit to a full time appointment in Singapore and their proposed research must be conducted in Singapore.