Application Materials

BDBS Poster Fair

The application deadline for this year is March 1, 2018.

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The application packet should contain the materials listed below.  Please only use Adobe Acrobat Reader to enter and save information on the fillable pdf face page.

  • the application face page 
  • the applicant's CV
  • a one page description of the applicant's PhD research
  • a one page description of the applicant's proposed research
  • a one-page document describing how your prior experiences have motivated you to pursue a career that melds research, teaching, and active contribution to an academic community
  • the mentor's NIH biosketch, including a description of the mentor's active and pending funding
  • a listing of the mentor's present and prior trainees for the past five years (with current position)
  • a letter from the mentor stating support of the goals of the TEACRS program and agreeing to the TEACRS requirement that scholars devote 25% of their time to career development
  • the mentor's letter should also acknowledge his or her responsibility for contributing 25% support during the time the scholar is appointed to TEACRS

Three letters of recommendation are also required.
Your referees should email their letters directly to the program.  Send an e-mail

Contact Information









Claire Moore, PhD
Program Director

Administrative Office
75 Kneeland Street, Room 675
Jordan Wilkinson, TEACRS Program Research Admin 
Phone: 617-636-6754
email: Send an e-mail

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