Fellowship Opportunity for New UC Davis STEM Masters Students

NIH Fresno State in partnership with UC Davis has announced that they are accepting applications for the Bridges to Doctorate fellowship.

This fellowship is available for anyone seeking a Masters degree in a STEM field. It is expected that Bridges to Doctorate (BD) Scholars will begin PhD programs by Fall Term 2022. Each participant will receive a $27,000 stipend per year for two years, which includes California Resident tuition and fees, as long as targeted goals are achieved. In addition, NIH BD will pay for limited research supplies and limited travel to professional conferences to present research results.

Application Deadline: Deadline July 15, 2020

For more information or to apply, please visit: https://fresnostate.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_1BWuWdWbvPFWvfD

Alma Poceros-Coba has joined our Lab

We are so excited to welcome Alma Poceros-Coba to your lab.

Spring Quarter 2020 – Alma Poceros-Coba a Ph.D. student at Integrative Genetics and Genomics program joined our Lab. Alma was awarded a UC Mexus CONACYT doctoral fellowship to conduct her studies at UC Davis. She is well on her way to finishing her first year as a graduate student and is currently developing her research thesis to elucidate cancer etiology in minority populations.