Admission - Incoming Students

Incoming Student Application Form

University of Utah

IGERT Training Program in Nanobiosensors, Nanomaterials, and Microfluidics

Funded by the National Science Foundation

ACADEMIC YEAR 2012 - 2013

Description: Students interested in the IGERT training program should first apply to one of the participating departmental Ph.D. programs and then submit an application form to the IGERT Program Coordinator. Students are strongly encouraged to contact one or more of the participating faculty members before applying. You can review the Program Description and view a list of Participating Faculty Members for more information about the University of Utah IGERT program.

Funding: Incoming IGERT Fellows in good standing are guaranteed funding for the course of their Ph.D. study. The first two years of study are funded by the IGERT grant (which includes a stipend of $30,000 and full tuition coverage), and subsequent years are funded at standard departmental levels either by faculty research grants or other fellowships. IGERT Fellows are encouraged to seek external fellowship opportunities, such as the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships, the National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowships (NDSEG), or the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science Graduate Fellowships.

Application checklist:

  • IGERT Application Form including personal statement.
  • Transcripts (photocopies or electronic copies are acceptable)
  • Three letters of recommendation using the IGERT Evaluation Form
  • Due date by March 23, 2012.

Application materials: must be received by March 23, 2012.

Mail, e-mail or FAX them to:

B. J. Warner, IGERT Program Coordinator
Attn: IGERT Application
Nano Institute of Utah, 5527 SMBB
36 S. Wasatch Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
Phone: 801-587-1508
FAX: 801-585-0575
email: beverly.warner@utah.edu

 
Last Updated: 3/14/13