The goal of the LSUHSC-NO PREP is to prepare individuals from backgrounds underrepresented in the biomedical sciences, who have recently completed their baccalaureate science degrees (within 3 years of June 1, 2018), for successful enrollment, retention, and completion of a PhD or MD-PhD training program. The one-year program provides an annual salary of $27,200.
Please fill out the online application and then select the SUBMIT button (located at the bottom of the form). You will not be able to save your work and return later.
An email will be sent to you within 2-4 days confirming receipt of the application.
APPLICATION SITE OPENS: December 1st
APPLICATION SUBMISSION DEADLINE: March 1st
NOTIFICATION OF AWARD: April 30th
PROGRAM DATES: June 1st – May 31st
1. COMPLETED APPLICATION FORM AND PROVIDE 3 NAMES WHO WILL SUBMIT LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION
2. UPLOAD UNOFFICIAL COPY OF GRE SCORES
3. UPLOAD RESUME (CV): Be sure to include all education, employment, internships, presentations, publications, honors/awards, and other relevant experiences.
4. HAVE OFFICIAL UNDERGRADUATE TRANSCRIPT SENT TO PREP@LSUHSC.EDU
Transcripts: Send one copy of your unofficial transcript from each college or university that you have attended (including other institutions in the LSU System). Transcripts that show transfer credits from other colleges you have attended are not acceptable. Official transcripts are required upon invitation to interview or acceptance. You must have a GPA of at least 3.0 for undergraduate work & 3.0 for graduate work, based on a 4-point scale. You must have obtained a baccalaureate degree from a college or university approved by a regional accrediting agency and have been in satisfactory standing at the most recent educational institution attended.