How To Apply

Entry into the IPREP is competitive and based on academic credentials, as well as research experience, research interests, and career plans. Positions are filled as suitable applications are received, so it is advised to apply as early as possible.

The application consists of three elements:

  • Application Form: To be submitted by the applicant using the appropriate link below before March 1st.
  • Letters of Recommendation We request that the names and contact information for two (2) letters of recommendation. Your references should be from previous professors, research mentors, or individuals who can comment on the applicant's passion and commitment to research and pursuing a graduate degree in the biomedical and behavioral sciences. IPREP staff will contact the references for their letters via electronic link; but the applicant should inform the recommender's that they will be contacted
  • Transcripts: Official and unofficial transcripts from the applicant's baccalaureate institution(s) and any other post-baccalaureate education or training should be submitted by the application form.

We recommend previewing the Sample Application prior to starting the application.

IPREP Application Form will open on November 1 st , 2020 and must be submitted before March 1 st, 2021.

Post-Baccalaureate Research Education Program
Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research
755 W. Michigan Street
University Library, UL 1140
Indianapolis, IN 46202-5159
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00 A.M.-5:00 P.M.