University of Minnesota Students:
Any graduate student in the Academic Health Center (medicine, public health, veterinary medicine, nursing, pharmacy, dentistry). Other post-baccalaureate learners, including medical residents, may apply to the program. University of Minnesota undergraduates are not eligible at this time.
Makerere University Students:
Any student in the health sciences (medicine, public health, veterinary medicine, nursing, pharmacy, dentistry). COVAb recommends graduate students apply; the Medical School recommends advanced medical students apply (4th-5th year). MMed students may also be eligible with approval from their mentors. Pharmacy students are also eligible (no graduate program available). Other Makerere students should consult with a mentor to determine their eligibility.
Application is now closed.
The 2018 application consisted of three pieces:
- Initial Application Form
- Academic transcripts from their institution.
- Faculty Endorsement Form completed by the applicant's proposed mentor or a faculty member who can assess the student's potential for success in the U-RTC.