1. Applicants must provide proof that they have been accepted into a research position in biology or medical-related lab on a full-time or substantial part-time basis (minimum 9 credit hours worth of research work for the next two semesters). For the high school candidates, it is acceptable to prove proof of significant interest in biomedical research. This interest can be supported by a history of volunteering or internship in area biology and medicine.
2. Candidates must obtain and submit a letter of recommendation – either from a teacher/ mentor/ tutor/ or lecturer who knows them well or from an employer in a relevant healthcare services niche (must be signed and on letterhead to be accepted).
3. Applicants must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.60 on a 4.0 scale.
4. Deadline to submit an application is December 31, 2020, We will announce the winner on Jan 30th, 2021 and send funds by check