Welcome to the Florida A&M University, University of Florida and University of Southern California CaRE2 Center research training program application. Please use this page to apply for the following programs:
Postbac-CaRE2, our post-baccalaureate training program, a 1 year funded and mentored experience for trainees who have obtained their bachelor’s degree and are interested in pursuing a graduate degree focused on cancer health disparities.
CaRE2 Grad+, our training program that provides academic career development, mentorship, and tailored cancer disparities research education opportunities for URM graduate students, postdoctoral fellows and early stage investigators (ESIs).
This application will require you to submit a number of items on the following pages, in PDF format. Please have these ready BEFORE starting the application process below.
(1) an unofficial transcript
(2) a 1-page description of your career goals and objectives, personal attributes and motivations and desire for further training to focus on cancer health disparities research
(3) the names of three references.
For Grad+ applicants:
(1) a 1-page description of your career goals and objectives, personal attributes and motivations and desire for further training to focus on cancer health disparities research.
In addition, for Grad+ applicants who are PhD students and postdoctoral fellows:
(2) a statement of support for joining CaRE2 from your mentor, on letterhead and signed by your mentor.
For questions about the program, you can contact:
Dr. Bereket Mochona: email@example.com
Dr. Debra Lyon: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Ite Offringa: email@example.com