Student Application Form

Do you have what it takes to be a part of the SDSU MHIRT program?

The SDSU MHIRT Program is always interested in receiving applications from exceptional candidates. In addition to meeting the below criteria, we are looking for applicants with a high level of emotional maturity, professionalism, and dedication to improving the research and outcomes of populations affected by health disparities post matriculation. To be eligible for the MHIRT program you must, at minimum, meet the following criteria:
  • You must be a US citizen or permanent resident.
  • You must come from an NIH specified minority group underrepresented in biomedical research. (Please visit our Program Overview page for more information).
  • You must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Undergraduate applicants must have junior or senior class standing at your institution. Previous undergraduate research experience is highly recommended.
  • Master’s students must have previous research experience in the area of our MHIRT training programs.
  • You must show a commitment to pursuing a career in research, public health, or another field , focused on health disparities.

Student Application

Please fill out the application for the MHIRT program. All fields are required unless stated otherwise. Unfortunately, you can’t start and save the application to come back to at another time. You must complete the application and upload all supporting documents to submit in one session. It will take approximately 45 minutes to complete this application. You can print out the application form and work on the submission off line before needing to complete and submit on line.