How to Apply

Application materials can be uploaded between November 1, 2020 and March 1, 2021 using the form below. If you cannot use the form, you may attach your application materials in the order listed below to an email and send them to 

Application Form

Application Materials

  • A current curriculum vitae.
  • A 3-page document including a personal statement and a research proposal. This document will serve both to inform the creation of the mentorship team and as a basis for the small work-group activities during the summer institute. 
    • The personal statement (approximately 1 page) should address your
      • Interest in the MIWI Training Program
      • Current program of research 
      • Self-identified training needs that you hope will be addressed through this program. Please see our Partners page to see examples of the training resources offered to scholars. 
    • The research proposal (approximately 2 pages) should address your
      • Research questions or specific aims
      • Planned sample or data source(s)
      • General study design or approach

Applications for our 2021-2022 cohort will be accepted between November 1, 2020 and March 1, 2021. If you have any questions, please email