Scholars-in-Training Application, Instructions, & FAQs
UHAND Scholars Application
Successful applicants to the UHAND program are committed to a career in cancer disparities research, and have excellent educational preparation, performance, and intellectual aptitude.
The selection process is highly competitive. Scholars will be selected based on their potential for success in a cancer disparities research career.
Applications for the UHAND program are accepted from undergraduate and doctoral students enrolled at the University of Houston.
Applications will be reviewed in early spring, with appointments to begin in June. A full application packet will include the following:
Completed and signed Application Checklist
Personal statement with a description of professional goals, short- and long-term research interests, and mentor choices
Minimum two letters of recommendation
Resume or CV
Please refer to the UHAND Application Instructions below for specific details.
All application materials and supporting documents must be received by
Monday, February 24, 2020.