Student Application


Web Submission: Complete the on-line course data entry form. Upon submission you will be sent an email acknowledgement to your best email address confirming that you have completed the basic application. This email will include a link that you can use to return to your application to submit the following Required Supporting Documentation (in .pdf format). If reference letters are required, an email will be sent to all your listed references asking that they submit a letter of reference in .pdf format supporting your application.

  • Enclose a copy of your curriculum vitae.
  • Statement of Goals: Provide a statement of your reasons for wanting to take this course. (limit 2000 characters)
  • Summary of Research Experience: Provide a brief statement of your previous experience, if any, with the subject matter of this course. (limit 2000 characters)
  • Statement of Expectations for the Course: Describe information obtained in this course that will be important for your work or research program.

Deadline: Completed application forms and required supporting documentation must be received by January 11, 2013.   You will be notified of the Admissions Committee's decision by mid February.

Financial Information: All costs of participating in this course, including round-trip travel and MBL room & board, are generously provided by a grant from the National Library of Medicine.