Graduate Student & PhD Candidate Resources

MyMentor: NRMN’s guided virtual mentoring

MyMentor allows you to:

  • Find a partner based on our matching algorithm, your desired search criteria, or let us find a mentoring partner for you
  • Explore a long-term mentoring connection, facilitated by guided prompts
  • Create and work toward accomplishing your personal goals

MyNRMN social networking

MyNRMN is a powerful social networking platform for students and researchers across the biomedical, behavioral, social, and clinical sciences to connect with one another for anything from general questions about research and professional development as a scientist to scheduling more formal mentorship appointments one-on-one or as a group.

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January 13, 2022

Mentor Spotlight: Dr. Nael Abdelsamad

December 21, 2021 in Blog

NRMN’s Year in Review: 2021

Happy Holidays, NRMN Community! Whether you have been a part of our community for years or just joined us this year, thank you for supporting the National Research Mentoring Network.…
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December 14, 2021 in Blog

Preparing for a Successful 2022

2022 is coming up fast! NRMN wants you to enjoy the holiday season and we hope you end the year successfully. But, we also want to make sure you are…
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November 22, 2021 in Blog

NRMN Wraps Up a Successful Conference Season

This fall, NRMN participated in three conferences, where we engaged and connected with students, researchers, and faculty in various areas of the STEMM fields. Our team members were able to…
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November 17, 2021 in Blog

MyNRMN Enhancements & Highlights, November 2021

The holiday season is here! Not only is it the perfect time for stuffing and hot chocolate, but it’s also a great time to dive into MyNRMN. The holidays may…
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Career Development WebinarsVideos

Re-Examining Your Mentoring Relationship in the Current Moment

October 7, 2021
This webinar covers the process of taking time to reevaluate your mentoring relationship at the…
Career Development WebinarsVideos

NIH Funding Opportunities for Scientists Proposing Innovative, High-Risk, High-Reward Research

October 7, 2021
The NIH Common Fund has active funding opportunities for the High-Risk, High-Reward Research program. These…
Career Development WebinarsVideos

Best Practices for Junior Investigators When Writing an NIH Research Grant Application

July 12, 2021
The ability to write successful grant applications for extramural funding is now more important than…
iBiology & NRMN Q&A LIVE!Videos

iBiology and NRMN Live Q&A: Culturally Responsive Mentoring

May 3, 2021
Mentoring is essential to improving the success of underrepresented scientists. Join us on Monday October…
iBiology & NRMN Q&A LIVE!Videos

iBiology and NRMN Live Q&A: Getting the Most Out of a Conference

May 3, 2021
Conferences are a key part of science. We attend them to hear about other people’s…
iBiology & NRMN Q&A LIVE!Videos

iBiology and NMRN Live Q&A: Negotiating an Academic Position

May 3, 2021
Join us on Friday, May 6th, 2016 for a live Q&A where our panelists will…