Eligibility and Selection

To be eligible for Weill Cornell IMSD, you must be:

  • An incoming 1st-year PhD student at Weill Cornell Graduate School
  • A member of an underrepresented group as defined by the NIH
  • Committed to the program

Eligible WCGS PhD students complete a short application to be considered for selection by the IMSD Admissions Committee. Applications are sent to matriculating students after April 15. Four students are selected as IMSD fellows each year. Students are admitted to the IMSD program on the basis of their future potential for success in the program as evidenced by their graduate school application and interviews.

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