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Deadlines for Pre-Pharmacy Students

PharmCAS Application: The national pharmacy application service, PharmCAS, is scheduled to open on July 18, 2018 for fall 2019 admission.

UMN PharmD ​Summer Virtual Information Sessions: Anyone interested in attending the following sessions can register here.

Getting Started on Your Fulbright Workshops

The Office of National and International Scholarships will be holding workshops for students who want to write applications for the Fulbright US Student Program over the summer.  The campus deadline for all Fulbright Applications is August 29th, so interested students should learn more before they leave for the break.

The following workshops will take place in the UHP conference room in 390 Northrop:

2018 ADEA GoDental Virtual Fairs

Register now to attend the 2018 American Dental Education Association Virtual Fairs on May 23 and 24. 

Information from the ADEA website:

On Wednesday, May 23 from 2:00 - 6:00 p.m. ET, login for ADEA AADSAS® Prep Day Live which includes:

The Impact of the Infinite Frontier

Kate Adamala and Aaron Engelhart join NASA-based team with aim to better understand the impact of space travel on RNA folding and synthetic cell function.

NASA group

Aaron Engelhart (furthest right) and Kate Adamala (second right) with a few of the graduate students in their labs helping launch the NASA project. 

Opportunities for doctoral and postbaccalaureate training at the National Institutes of Health

Are you interested in postbaccalaureate training in biomedical research, or pursuing a PhD in a biomedical field? The National Institute of Health offers two great training programs: the NIH Postbaccalaureate Intramural Research Training Award, and the NIH Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program.

NIH Postbaccalaureate Intramural Research Training Award

NSF Fellowship for Graduate Education - Info Session and Summer Writing Group

If you are applying to graduate school this fall, consider also applying to the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP).The NSF GRFP provides a three-year annual stipend of $34,000 along with a $12,000 cost of education allowance for tuition and fees (paid to the institution), opportunities for international research and professional development, and the freedom to conduct your own research at any accredited U.S. institution of graduate education.