Please carefully complete all parts of the application including the Personal Statements section. If any parts of the application are incomplete, your application will not be reviewed. The application and the additional materials must be received by the following dates:
Early Decision: Feb. 7, 2014
Regular Deadline: Mar. 14, 2014
The dates of the OGR Undergraduate Scholars Program are: May 29, 2014 – July 31, 2014
A completed application includes:
an application form
two recommendations from STEM faculty (see exceptions below)
To complete your application, please send the following materials:
Official copies of your transcript(s) from the beginning of your undergraduate education through the Fall 2013 semester or quarter (include work from all institutions attended, eg. two-year college). If accepted to the program, a transcript reflecting the Spring 2014 semester will be required, prior to matriculation into the program.
Transcripts should be sent by mail. Alternatively, they can be sent electronically if your institution subscribes to an official electronic transcript service.
Mailing address for transcripts:
The Genome Institute
Washington University in St. Louis - SOM
4444 Forest Park Avenue
Campus Box 8501
St. Louis, MO 63108
(Note: Be sure to include the entire address to avoid delays in receipt of your transcript)
You must provide in the form below the names and email addresses of two STEM faculty that will send us their recommendations for your inclusion in the Undergraduate Scholar program. Only recommendations from faculty at undergraduate institutions or higher will be considered. Both recommendations must be from a faculty in STEM (science, engineering, technology, mathematics). These individuals will be sent an email directing the to the recommendation form.
All fields are required unless noted.