The be accepted into the BioSTAR Program, an applicant should be

  • a Wright State University student majoring in a biomedical or biobehavioral science and entering his/her junior or senior year at the time of application;
  • a U.S. citizen or permanent resident;
  • a member of an underrepresented minority group (i.e. African-American, Native American/Alaskan Native, Hispanic, Hawaiian/Pacific Islander), an individual with a disability or an individual from a disadvantaged background; and
  • interested in graduate study (at the Ph.D. level) and research in biomedical or biobehavioral field upon completion of the undergraduate degree.