CLINICAL RESEARCH INTERNSHIP

APPLY

HOW TO APPLY

The Clinical Research Internship program with the University of Louisville Division of Infectious Diseases hosts two cohorts each year with 20-30 participants per cohort. Applications from qualified candidates are accepted twice per year: during the first three weeks of March and September. To be considered, applicants must submit all required materials during the open application process.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

1. Demonstrate English language proficiency

2. Provide documentation of personal financial support in the amount of $1,200 USD per month

3. Provide proof of Repatriation and Medical Insurances

4. Available for a 6-month dedicated schedule, Monday through Friday from 8:00a - 4:30p

APPLICATION PROCESS

The table below outlines the application process and the required documents for each step. Please note that if you have previously applied to the program you will need to complete the full application and resubmit all requested documents.

Open Application: October 18-November 22, 2020

  • Letter of Intent

  • Personal CV

  • Letter of Recommendation 1

  • Letter of Recommendation 2

  • Copy of Certified Translated School Transcripts (English)

  • Copy of Certified Translated Degree (English)

  • In person interviews will be held in Louisville, KY

  • Remote interviews will be conducted using BlueJeans Video Conferencing Software

Initial Application

Ongoing 

Interviews

The process below is ONLY required for applicants requiring a VISA

  • Copy of picture page of passport (including dependent(s) if applicable)

  • Financial Support documentation (Bank Statement or Proof of Sponsorship for a personal amount of $1,200 USD per month, plus dependent(s) amount up to $5,000 USD per year)

Mailing address MUST represent your physical address to receive mailed documents

Review DS2019 for accuracy and pay the SEVIS I-901 Fee ($200 for F-1 Students or $180 for J-1 Students and Scholars)

Required upon VISA confirmation

  • Proof of Repatriation Insurance

  • Proof of Medical Insurance (including dependent(s) if applicable)

Personnel

Profile

Confirmation of address for DS2019

Proof of Insurance Requirements

Cohort Start Date: May 2021

Questions? Please contact IDIntern@louisville.edu

Note of Disclaimer:  The Clinical Research Internship will not constitute employment with the University of Louisville, nor will a contract for employment be conferred upon participants completion of the internship program. The internship is a voluntary educational training opportunity for scholars interested in learning more about institutional clinical research programs.

Center of Excellence for 

Research in Infectious Diseases

501 E. Broadway, Suite 100

Louisville, KY 40202

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