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Check Eligibility

To be eligible for LLS, you must have:

  • A doctoral-level degree in a laboratory related discipline (e.g., microbiology, molecular biology, organic chemistry, environmental chemistry, genetics, bioinformatics); other health professionals are welcome to apply, but must also hold a relevant doctoral-level degree, and
  • A minimum of 2 years of post-graduate laboratory experience completed before the fellowship begins (e.g., serving as a laboratory scientist in clinical, public health, research, or industry laboratory), in addition to any laboratory work done as a part of graduate training, and
  • U.S. citizen or U.S. permanent resident status

Contact the LLS program if you have any questions regarding eligibility.