Before beginning the application process for the Mayo Clinic School of Medicine Research Award, please ensure you meet both of these eligibility criteria. You must be a:

  • Mayo Clinic School of Medicine student in your second year of training. You must be a student in good standing in Mayo Clinic School of Medicine and in your second year. The research experience would take place during your third year. M.D.-Ph.D. students are not eligible.
  • U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident. Permanent residents must have a U.S. Permanent Resident Card (form I-551) or other verification of their legal status as a permanent resident. Individuals on temporary or student visas are not eligible.