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Proposals from M1 and pre-M1 students should be developed with the help of the faculty mentor. All proposals are to be submitted online at the Summer Research Fellowship application site.
Proposals should not exceed four single-spaced pages in length. The following format should be used to write the research proposal:
Failure to address each of these points may adversely affect your score.
As the timeline between acceptance to medical school and the start of the pre-M1 summer fellowship may be short, it is important that you consider your options as early as possible. As soon as you have identified a mentor send an email to Deanna Nielson to indicate your interest. Next, develop your proposal, which should be written in the form of an abstract; keep it to two single-spaced pages in length and include the following information:
The mentor should write a letter of support for the student outlining the project and the student's anticipated interaction in the lab setting.
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