ALL INTERESTED TRAINEES MUST RESEARCH THE TNDA FACULTY (above) and CONTACT A POSSIBLE MENTOR PRIOR TO SUBMITTING THE APPLICATION PACKAGE MATERIALS (below). YOUR POTENTIAL FACULTY MENTOR MUST BE IN YOUR AREA OF EXPERTISE and BE WILLING TO SERVE AS YOUR MENTOR. IT IS YOUR (the applicant's) RESPONSIBILITY TO INITIATE CONTACT, DISCUSS YOUR RESEARCH PROJECT and OBTAIN APPROVAL TO CONDUCT YOUR EXPERIMENT IN A MENTOR'S LABORATORY.
THE APPLICATION PACKAGE MUST CONTAIN:
1. Self-statement (maximum of 3 pages, single spaced, 11-point arial font) detailing accomplishments to date, background information relevant to the applicant's interest in drug abuse research and a formal description of the applicant's proposed research project. Postdoctoral trainees must name the UCLA TNDA Program Faculty that has agreed to serve as their mentor for the duration of the fellowship in their self-statement.
*Current fellows applying for re-newal should submit a progress statement on their research project and achievements throughout the past year.
2. Current curriculum vitae including list of publications.
3. Nomination letter written by a faculty member or mentor who knows the applicant best
APPLICATION DUE DATES & AWARD NOTIFICATION
Submit materials via email to: Jessica Shin, email@example.com by Friday, May 10, 2013, 12PM PST. No paper applications will be accepted. Applications will be reviewed by the TNDA Program faculty and applicants will be notified of awards late May.