All forms must be submitted via Zintellect, the ORAU online application system. All application components must be received in the system in order to be considered. A complete list of application requirements may be found by selecting the appropriate link below or on the navigation bar on the left side of the screen.

This year’s participating centers are:

Faculty Application Deadline: December 29, 2017, 11:59 p.m. EST

Faculty Application Requirements
Faculty Application Guide

What Happens Next?

DHS will review the initial applications, and then invite selected faculty members to submit a research proposal application.
Invitations to apply will be sent to the selected faculty applicants and their student team members.

Invited Student Application Deadline: January 31, 2018, 11:59 p.m. EST

Only students who are invited by their faculty member are eligible to apply for this opportunity. If you are invited, you will received a link via email to the student application.

Student Application Requirements (undergraduate or graduate)

Team Proposal Deadlines:

The Team Research Proposal Application is not complete without the Faculty and Student Applications, the Faculty Proposal, all necessary Letters of Recommendation or Reference, and other required documentation.

Research Proposal Deadline for Faculty: February 9, 2018, 11:59 p.m. EST

Letters of Reference Deadline for Students: February 9, 2018, 11:59 p.m. EST