PhD students in participating labs are encouraged to apply by May 15th for a 2-year fellowship starting July 1.
Call for Application


  • US citizen or permanent resident
  • Currently a PhD student in an NETP lab
  • In the 2nd or 3rd year of their PhD training, or the 1st or 2nd year if they entered the PhD program at Michigan with a Master’s degree
  • Pass the qualifying exam or plan to take the qualifying exam before July 1 of the current year

Application Package

  • Application Cover Sheet
  • Cover letter describing interest in the program and research accomplishments. Two-page limit.
  • Current Rackham Transcript. (Unofficial transcript preferred)
  • Curriculum Vitae (C.V.)
  • Letter of support from the student’s thesis adviser or another faculty member

Apply Here

For more information, contact Dr. Weiland ([email protected]) or [email protected].