MARC U*STAR Fellowship Program

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MARC U*STAR is a research training program for junior level undergraduate students majoring in biomedical and behavioral sciences. The program is designed to increase the number of individuals from groups that are underrepresented in biomedical sciences by preparing students for high-caliber graduate training at the Ph.D. level.


  • Rising juniors (current sophomores)
  • GPA 3.3 or above
  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Enrolled full time (12 credits minimum each semester excluding summer)
  • Majoring in STEM
  • Interest in publishing a Ph.D. in the biomedical or behavioral sciences

For more information and to apply, click here.

Please note the deadline to apply is March 1.