OHSU Postbaccalaureate Research Education Program Eligibility

Eligibility requirements for OHSU PREP have been outlined by the NIH definition

  • You must be a US citizen, national, or permanent resident.
  • You must have graduated or be in the process of graduating with a baccalaureate degree in a biomedically relevant science from an accredited college or university within the last three years before you apply (e.g., after March 1st, 2019 for the 2022 application cycle). (see FAQs for some exceptions)
  • You cannot be currently enrolled in a degree program.
  • You must belong to a group considered to be underrepresented in the field of biomedical research such as:

Blacks or African Americans, Hispanics or Latinx, Native Americans or Native Alaskans, or Native Pacific Islanders

Defined as those with a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities, as described in the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, as amended

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