1. Level of Education
PSRP applicants must be full-time undergraduate, graduate students, or high school seniors. Students must be at least 18 years of age and must have completed senior year of high school prior to starting the program.
There are no citizenship requirements. If a non US citizen, at the time of application, you need to be residing in the United States, enrolled in a full time graduate or undergraduate program, and be eligible for employment. This program will not help secure a visa.
3. Training Effort
All students may be required to pursue their research training full-time, normally defined as 40 hours per week, throughout the duration of the program.
4. GPA Requirement
Students must hold a cumulative GPA of 3.2 or greater to apply to the PSRP.
5. Pre-Employment Screens
A criminal background check and a hair sample drug screen may be required.
6. TB Test
All students must provide documentation of TB test results within the last year and immunization record.