How to Apply

How to Apply

Instructions for Applying to the
CAM Research Training Program

Applicant for either predoctoral (below) or postdoctoral training must be a United States citizen or be a permanent U.S. resident. 

Predoctoral Applicants: submit a packet consisting of:

  • Completed application form. (PDF format -- get Adobe Acrobat reader)

  • Description of your CAM research interest and the relevance of research in this area to your CAM-related career goals, including how the research training opportunity will benefit your progress toward your goals. Also identify the skills and conceptual approaches you hope to learn or apply to enhance your understanding of CAM-related research. (maximum 4 pages)

  • Copy of your planned Ph.D. degree program of study at the University of Virginia

  • Copy of undergraduate and/or graduate transcripts and GRE scores
    (xerox copy acceptable)

  • Copy of current curriculum vitae/resume that lists work experience, research activities, honors/awards, and publications

  • Three letters of recommendation (use this form) sent directly to CSCAT (address on application form)

Postdoctoral Applicants: submit a packet consisting of:

  • Completed application form. (PDF format -- get Adobe Acrobat reader)

  • Description of your CAM research interest and the relevance of research in this area to your CAM-related career goals, including how the research training opportunity will benefit your progress toward your goals. Also identify the skills and conceptual approaches you hope to learn or apply to enhance your understanding of CAM-related research. (maximum 4 pages)

  • Copy of undergraduate and/or graduate transcripts and GRE scores (xerox copy acceptable)

  • Copy of current Curriculum Vitae/Resume that lists work experience, research activities, honors/awards, and publications.

  • Three letters of recommendation (use this form) sent directly to CSCAT (address on application form).