Thank you for your interest in the Canary CREST Program. Please review the information on this page and on the Instructions for Applicants document. Answers to frequently asked questions are available in our FAQ document. We look forward to receiving your application.
Application open date: January 8, 2018
Application closed: February 16, 2018 (late submissions will NOT be accepted)
Application review: March – April 2018
Internship Period: June 18 – August 24, 2018
This document provides instructions and guidance to submit a complete and timely application for the Canary CREST Program. All applicants are strongly advised to carefully read the document in its entirety before starting an application. Please note that applications cannot be saved prior to submission; applicants should have all application materials prepared in advance. Once all fields are complete and documents uploaded on this site, please click the “Submit Application” button to officially submit your application to the program.
All uploaded documents must be in Portable Document Format (PDF) only.
Documents required to complete an application:
- Candidates’ academic work (e.g., GPA, courses-associated laboratories, prior research experience, computer skills)
- Current transcript
- An essay that describes an applicant’s interest for participating in this program (max. 5,000 characters)
- A 1-2 page resume
- Names and contact information of individuals who can provide a letter of recommendation (NOTE: Letters are not required at the time of submission of the application)