Support for graduate studies includes an annual stipend, benefits and a tuition waiver, and generally comes from grants awarded to the group by the National Institutes of Health, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and the National Science Foundation. The University of Notre Dame, located in Notre Dame, Indiana, USA, is an internationally recognized research and teaching institution renowned for its academic excellence, world-class faculty, and commitment to cultivating a diverse intellectual community.
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