Inspiring Learning Fellowship Application


  1. Purpose
    • The purpose of The College of Life Sciences Inspiring Learning Fellowships is to provide students with authentic research-based experiential learning opportunities with qualified off-campus internship experience providers. Many of the experience providers are located outside of Utah. Majority of them are Life Science faculty colleagues.
    • The College provides scholarships for these fellowships to strengthen and enhance the learning of Life Science students. Scholarships are available up to $8,000.
  2. Requirements
    • A current Life Science major who will not graduate before August 2019.
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Must enroll in at least 1.0 credit hour of internship (399R or 496R) through your department, or LFSCI 399R. A minimum of 42 contact hours is required for each credit hour.
    • If selected, must submit weekly video blog and answer weekly video questions.
  3. Select an Internship
    Click here for a list of the available internships
  4. Submission Guidelines and Selection
    • Submit an online application. Application are due by January 31, 2019, 11:59pm.
    • Premed Research Internship at Harvard/Stanford/Utah has a seperate application process and their application deadline is December 31, 2018. Please apply to both Inspiring Learning Fellowship application and follow the Premed Research Internship at Harvard/Stanford/Utah application process.
    • In addition to the online application, each student must submit:
      1. A letter of recommendation from a faculty member with whom the student has conducted research
      2. A copy of his/her resume.
    • Students will be notified by email in early March of the status of their application.

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