The Visiting Research Graduate Traineeship Program (VRGTP)
How to Apply
Prospective candidates should follow the application process as described at: https://en.fulbright.edu.pl/biolab/ and file an application with the Polish-American Fulbright Commission in Warsaw. Applications for the 2023-24 program will open in November 2022.
Among the qualifications required for consideration are (1) fluency in English, (2) high academic standing (GPA of 4.0 or above is recommended), and (3) prior experience in research (in Poland or/and abroad). Students are encouraged to attach publications (only peer reviewed) on which they are co-authors.
The following documents are required: (1) Curriculum vitae (CV), (2) Transcript, (3) At least one letter of reference from an individual familiar with the candidates academic or/and research accomplishments, (4) Signed institutional consent form, and (5) A letter indicating candidate’s areas of research interests (with justification) and future career plans.
Previous research areas have included:
- Aging and Metabolism
- Autoimmunity and Immunobiology
- Cancer Biology
- Cardiovascular Biology
- Cell Cycle
- Cytoskeleton dynamics
- Drug delivery
- Formation of membrane-less organelles
- Membrane biology and biophysics
- Molecular basis of disease
- Molecular Biophysics/Structural Biology
- Nuclear import-export
- Protein kinases and phosphatases
- Single particle tracking to monitor cell signaling
- Stem cell research