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PSTP Supplemental Application Form

Preferred deadline of Application by October 15, 2022*

If you have any questions, we are happy to talk to you by email or phone.


When you have decided to apply; please do the following:

  1. Apply through ERAS as a Physician Scientist applicant, please also indicate whether you would like to be considered to match in the categorical program.
  2. Provide a specific and detailed letter of recommendation from your previous research mentor, if not included in your ERAS application.
  3. Applicants for the PSTP must complete a supplemental application form that includes:
    * Preferred deadline of application by October 15, 2022. Final deadline by November 1, 2022.

    • A synopsis of your previous research experience including a description of the project and its significance as well as your contributions to the work.
    • A list of awards and grants you have received recognizing your research accomplishments.
    • A list of peer reviewed publications that are published or accepted.
    • A list of manuscripts that are under review or in preparation.
    • A list of PIs at UNC you are considering as a research mentor.
  4. Indicate your interest in the Research Scientist Training Program in your ERAS application.
  5. Email supplemental application and letter of recommendation to:
  6. Applicants selected for consideration may be asked to participate in two interview sessions:
    1. First Round Interview: the General Psychiatry Residency interview session coordinated by the Psychiatry Residency Education Office
    2. Second Round Interview: the Physician Scientist Training Program interview session coordinated by the PSTP Coordinator.