How to Apply

For the 2020-2021 year, we will have two submission deadlines: December 1, 2019, or April 1, 2020. Applications to this program should include the items below. When describing the research project on the application, applicants should select mentors available for this program. Applicants MUST contact their desired mentor prior to submitting their applications; we can help facilitate those connections upon request


Application  (PDF)

- Please include with the application: 1)  three Letters of Recommendations (please request that your references e-mail their letter of recommendation directly to Dr. Azita Sadeghpour at ( and 2) a statement of Intent (1 page)

- Curriculum Vitae