Summer Scholar Program Application

Veterinary Summer Research Scholar Program Application

College of Veterinary Medicine
Iowa State University


Application Deadline: February 5, 2020

Program Dates: May 11 – August 7, 2020

Required Dates for Program Participants:
Orientation – May 11, 2020
CVM Research Day – August 7, 2020

Application Submission is now closed. All successful applicants will be advised of their acceptance in early March.

Group A Abstracts Combined
Group B Abstracts Combined
Group C Abstracts Combined
Group D Abstracts Combined

Scholar applicants, please use the PDF files in the links above to list at least your top six projects on your application, with at least 1 abstract coming from each group (A-D.) Your application is not considered complete without these rankings.   At the top of each abstract is a designation (ex: A1 - Dr. Blitvich) which indicates the group, abstract number, and principal investigator for the project. This designation is intended to assist you with finding the matching opportunity on the survey. Please contact kbarker@iastate.edu if you have any questions.

Note:  Attendance on “Required Dates” listed above is mandatory for participation in the program. This program is a full-time stipend. Any vacation time beyond one week, or outside work which does not allow the participant to work full-time for this program, will not be allowed.  If you are notified by one of the faculty facilitating this program that you have been matched with a participating faculty mentor, you agree that once you accept this spot in the program, you will complete the 13-week project and fully participate in the Summer Scholar Research Program.