How to Apply
We are no longer accepting applications. We will begin accepting applications for 2016-17 in November 2015.
Please submit all documents electronically to: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Applicant information form (PDF)
- Three letters of reference: Letters from current and past research mentors are highly recommended.
Letter writers can email their letter directly to email@example.com.
- Current resume (CV): Include research experiences, presentations, publications, awards, and national meetings attended.
- Electronic copy of transcript from current or most recent undergraduate institution. (Unofficial is acceptable. Official transcript will be needed prior to entry into the program.)
- A list of 3-5 faculty at UNC that you would be interested in working with. A searchable list of faculty is available here.
- Personal Statement (see instructions below)
In order for us to get to know your goals and interests, please provide a personal statement. Include the following information:
- Goals statement: Describe your career goals and how UNC PREP will help you meet those goals.
- Research statement: Describe any past research experiences you have had and research areas you are interested in exploring.
- Challenge statement: Many students face significant challenges in meeting academic or career goals. Describe something you have overcome in your life.
Please submit all application documents electronically to: firstname.lastname@example.org