Demystifying the graduate school application process with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Virtual Event (9/1)

Learn about the graduate school application process!

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) is hosting a 3-day virtual series for senior undergraduate students and postbacs: Demystifying the graduate school application process, to be held September 13 - 15, 2022.

This event is open to senior undergraduates and current postbacs from historically underrepresented groups in biomedical fields.

In this event, participants will hear about the different parts of the graduate school application (statements, letters of recommendation, interview tips & fellowships available), and learn how to prepare for the interview by receiving feedback in a mock interview session with faculty. Panels with PhD students and faculty will be held to talk about the application process, the interviews, and what does the admissions panel focus on. Finally, participants will learn about all the graduate programs associated with MSK:

  • Gerstner Sloan Kettering Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences (GSK),

  • Weill Cornell Graduate School (WCGS),

  • Tri-Institutional PhD Program in Chemical Biology (TPCB), and

  • Tri-Institutional PhD Computational Biology and Medicine Program (CBM).

Interested students and postbacs must submit an application by September 1, 2022 at 11:59 PM (EDT), following this a CV/resume will be requested by email. See the application form for further information on the event.