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SMDP Biotech 2020 Scholar Application

The growing number of discoveries and advances in the biotechnology and consumer health care industries have created a variety of job functions with tremendous potential for career advancement.  Disciplines and skills in demand accross the biotechnology and consumer healthcare sectors include:  


• Biology

 Bioanalytical Chemistry 

• Bioengineering

• Biochemistry 

• Biomedical Engineering 

• Biomedical Sciences 

• Cell and Developmental Biology 

• Chemical Engineering 

• Chemistry and Chemical Biology

• Experimental Therapeutics

• Genetics and Molecular Biology

• Immunology

• Cancer Biology

• Molecular and Cell Biology

• Organic Chemistry

 • Toxicology


  1. Complete this application form by April 3, 2020
  2. Attach the following documents:
    - Your resume

    - Two letters of recommendation: (1) one from a major instructor and (2) one from your faculty advisor.  Note: If they prefer to send recommendation letters directly, they can send email them to Dustielyn Savage at
    - A personal narrative

    NOTE: The personal narrative should be no more than two pages, single spaced.  Describe how you think SMDP Biotech will enhance your education and professional development. Also include your long-term career goals, academic goals, and research focus. Lastly, discuss how an industry mentor will impact your career.

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