2018 Call for applications: T32 Training Fellowships in Developmental Biology, Stem Cells, and Regeneration

Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research at USC (Photo by Chris Shinn)
(Photo by Chris Shinn)

All USC PhD students who are conducting research related to developmental biology, stem cell biology and/or regenerative medicine are encouraged to apply for a training fellowship. We have several slots available for both U.S. citizens and international students, and funding will be for one year, with a second year dependent on participation in program activities and satisfactory progress in year one. Funding will begin August 1. To apply, please email the following materials in a single PDF to by noon on June 8.

Name your file “Lastname_Firstname_T32.pdf”

    1. Cover letter including the following information:
      • Full name
      • U.S. citizen or permanent resident status
      • Training lab
      • Title of research project
      • Month/year started at USC and name of entry program (e.g., PIBBS)
      • Current PhD program
      • Undergraduate school, month/year graduated, GPA
      • Master’s degree (if applicable), month/year awarded, GPA
      • GRE scores
      • Current or previous fellowships as PhD student
    2. NIH-style biosketch – e.g., as provided for F31 NRSA application
    3. One-page description of research project (Arial, 11 point font, 0.5” margins)

    Selected students will then be invited to present before a committee prior to determination of fellowships. This will consist of an eight-minute presentation followed by up to five minutes of questions.