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    Postbaccalaureate research fellowship begins its second year for recent STEM undergrads Sep 6 2022

    Two new Research Scholars have embarked on a one-year postbaccalaureate fellowship program designed to facilitate young, promising, STEM undergraduates from diverse backgrounds toward pursuing higher education research opportunities.

    Welcoming our new class Aug 18 2022

    The 2022 Graduate School class of predoctoral researchers have arrived at Stowers and begun the adventure that will ultimately lead to a Ph.D. in biology.


    Predoctoral researchers become immersed in a stimulating research environment.


    Previous success in research is the major prerequisite for admission into the Graduate School program.

    Research Scholars

    Diverse students prepare for PhD training in our innovative one-year Research Scholars program

    Summer Scholars

    Summer Scholars get to experience firsthand the intellectual, collaborative spirit of research.

    Meet Our Predoctoral Researchers

    Our small but diverse group of predoctoral researchers hails from locales all over the world, with interests as diverse as their origins.

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