University of Notre Dame will host a virtual information session for their Entrepreneurship, Technology, & Innovation Master’s program (known as the ESTEEM Graduate Program) on Monday November 16th at 5:30 pm. The ESTEEM Graduate Program runs for 11 months and uniquely combines science with business. At this program, students will have the opportunity to learn how to start their own businesses, raise money for new businesses, how to launch products, and other relevant topics in entrepreneurship.
You may find the information for the Zoom event below:
Meeting ID: 929 4695 3010
For more information:
- check out this flyer
- check out their website
- contact Iseli Hernandez (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Kyle Williams (email@example.com)
The City University of New York is holding an information session about their Biochemistry PhD program. The university is currently recruiting interested students for the class of Fall 2021.
This event will give students the opportunity to:
- learn more about the City University of New York’s Biochemistry PhD program
- learn how to create a competitive application and personal statement
- ask questions to City University of New York faculty and students
- learn about research being conducted at the City University of New York
The information session will be held via Zoom on Friday, November 13 from 1:00pm-3:00pm EST. If you are interested, register here for the event by November 10th.
For more information:
- check out this flyer for the event
- check out this brochure for their Biochemistry PhD program
- find more about the Biochemistry PhD program on the website
In collaboration with the Genentech Foundation, the ACS Bridge Project will hold a free, online Graduate School Readiness & Professional Development Bootcamp for underrepresented minority undergraduate students from January 8-10, 2021. A pre-workshop event will be held online in mid-November (more information about this event will be provided to selected applicants).
This workshop will help students:
- articulate and frame strengths, motivations, experiences, and goals towards professional development
- receive feedback on improving their personal narrative
- outline a strategy for competitive graduate school applications
- gain insight towards growing a professional network
- receive educational and career coaching
The deadline to apply for this event is 5:00 pm, October 31, 2020. Space is limited to 25 selected applicants, so apply today!
For more information:
- find out more about this event on the ACS website here
- find out more about the ACS Bridge Project here
- contact the ACS Bridge Project team at firstname.lastname@example.org
The University of Wisconsin’s Department of Chemistry will be hosting CHOPs (CHemistry OPportunities) from September 12-15, 2019. This weekend is dedicated to providing a preview of the university’s graduate program. CHOPs is an all-expense paid trip tailored to give potential graduate students an opportunity to visit the university before they apply to graduate school. Activities at CHOPs will include tours, interaction with alumni and graduate students, individual meetings with faculty, research presented by graduate students and faculty, and presentations about life in graduate school and applying to graduate school. This weekend may benefit you even if you are not planning on applying to The University of Wisconsin.
Learn more about CHOPs here.
Apply for CHOPs here before May 18, 2019.
The University of Nebraska’s 10-week residential summer research experience provides mentoring and research participation while allowing scholars to preview graduate school life at a Research1 university. Participants all receive competitive stipends, room and board, travel/transport, graduate school preparation workshops, social and networking activities, and more.
Summer 2019 research programs include Applied Plant Systems, Bioenergy Systems, Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry, Materials Sciences (MRSEC), Minority Health Disparities, Molecular Plant-Microbe Interaction, Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure, Redox Biology, Sustainability of Civil Infrastructure in Rural Environments, Systems Biology of Plant and Microbiome, Unmanned Systems, and Virology.
See more details here.
The online application makes it easy for students to apply. Priority review begins Friday, February 1 and all applications must be completed by Friday, March 1. Students historically underrepresented in graduate education and students from academic institutions where research programs are limited are especially encouraged to apply.
Find out how to apply here.
Want to jump start your search for the right research program? Check out this listing of programs that have recently reached out to CBC students.