2020 Call for Applications: T32 Training Fellowships in Developmental Biology, Stem Cells, and Regeneration

Stem Cell

All 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. Funding will begin August 1. All PhD students are eligible to apply, though a preference will be for DSR students.

To apply, please email the following materials in a single PDF to by 11:59 p.m. of June 10. Please follow the instructions exactly as listed below.

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 (e.g., DSR)
  • Undergraduate school, month/year Graduated, GPA
  • Master’s Degree (if applicable), month/year Awarded, GPA
  • Current or previous fellowships as PhD student
  1. NIH-style biosketch—e.g., as provided for F31 NRSA application
  1. One-page description of research project (Arial, 11 point font, 0.5” margins)

Select students will be invited to present before a committee prior to determination of fellowships. This will consist of an 8-minute presentation followed by up to 5 minutes of questions.