The application period for the 2021-2022 academic year is now closed.
Applicants must be US citizens, US noncitizen nationals, or permanent residents. (Individuals on temporary or student visas are not eligible for Kirschstein-NRSA support.)
Predoctoral trainees must be enrolled in an eligible University of Minnesota PhD program: Geography, Sociology, Epidemiology, or Health Services Research, Policy & Administration. Demonstrated experience or potential for conducting population health research is the primary criteria for appointment.
The University of Minnesota provides equal access and opportunity without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.
Applicants must submit an Application Form, a CV of no more than five pages, and a transcript. Applicants do not need to reach out to potential mentors before they apply.
All MPC Population Health Science Training Program application questions and application materials should be emailed as PDF attachments to the Program Manager: