Acceptance into the program will be on a competitive basis as there a limited number of seats for the program at each location. Candidates must hold a minimum of an undergraduate degree in the life sciences. All current employees of life sciences companies are eligible for the program. EXTENDED! Application Deadline: January 21, 2022.
Early Application deadline – Friday, October 31, 2021
Final Deadline Extended: January 21, 2022 (updated)
Interested participants are encouraged to submit their applications by the early application deadline of October 31, 2021 (updated). Applications received by this deadline will be considered for all open slots first. Any application received after this date (but before the late application deadline) will be considered only if there are available seats at the location which the applicant prefers to attend.
All applications will be reviewed internally by the Center for Biotechnology as well as by a committee comprised of industry executives and academic researchers. For early deadline applicants, offers of acceptance will be sent via email the week of November 22, 2021.
All payments must be made by check – Please make checks payable to IFR #900082. Please ensure that you send two separate checks for the deposit and application fee. Payment must be received by the application deadline. Checks postmarked after the application deadline will not be accepted.
*The Center for Biotechnology will be following the guidance and policies of Stony Brook University in regards to in-person and virtual learning for spring 2022 semester in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Any items that must be mailed to the Center for Biotechnology, please address as follows:
Kate Hutchinson, Fundamentals Program Director
Center for Biotechnology
Bioengineering 2nd Floor
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-5280