Application

Thank you for your interest in our MARC program.

APPLICATION TIMELINE

Opens on December 1, 2022

Closes February 15, 2023 at 5 PM

The application can be accessed here: https://gradapp.berkeley.edu/apply/?pk=OTH

Application Notes (please read)

The MARC application is through the Graduate School Application portal. Once you have created an account, there will be a pull-down menu for the program, add the sentences below the “Additional information requested at the application site.

APPLICATION MATERIALS

Statement of Purpose: 1. Describe your background and interests. Feel free to discuss relevant extracurricular activities or challenges in your personal or academic background. 2. Describe any relevant work experience in the sciences, research, or as a volunteer. If you have any previous research experience focus on the rationale for the research and the question you were asking. 3. Describe how your participation in the MARC program will assist you in meeting your future professional goals. 4. Name at least three participating faculty whom you would like to work with and explain why their research interests you (https://mcb.berkeley.edu/marc/participating-faculty). If there are any other faculty who conduct biological research that interests you, you can name and discuss them.

Two letters of reference

Unofficial transcript

QUESTIONS?

Please email: marc-info@berkeley.edu