Bridges to the Doctorate Applications Due

April 18, 2016 - 12:00am to 11:45am

Fresno State in partnership with University of California, Merced has a new NIH Bridges to Doctorate Graduate Fellowship program. It is funded by the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) to promote the participation of underrepresented minority students in biomedical and behavioral sciences.

Interested and qualified students apply to the program and attend Fresno state for their Master's degrees. Fellows participate in a funded summer research program at UC Merced and receive individualized faculty mentorship and coaching for a successful transition into an appropriate doctoral program at UC Merced. Applications are due April 18, 2016.

See the Fellowship Program flier here. 

Go to the Fellowship Application here.

Contact Us

Graduate Admissions:
Phone: (209) 228-4723
Graduate Funding:
Phone: (209) 228-4622
General Inquiries:
Phone: (209) 228-4723
Fax: (209) 228-6906
Mailing Address:
University of California, Merced
ATTN: Graduate Division
5200 N. Lake Road, SSB 310
Merced, CA 95343
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Merced, CA 95343
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