Okay, you saw our social media posts about the Summer Research Apprentice Program (a.k.a. SRAP) that Wyoming EPSCoR is hosting this summer, you read the blog post, and checked out our website. Ultimately, you've decided that you want to be a part of this summer's program. Woohoo! Except...what's next? How do you apply? Are there supplemental forms? When is the deadline? How do you know if you've been accepted?
If these are the questions floating around in your head, this blog post is for you! I am here to walk you through the application process and offer guidance on what to expect from this year's SRAP experience. Let's get started!
Step 1: Head to our website and scroll to the section titled 'Program Details'.
Step 2: Review the program's guidelines and requirements. If you have any questions, please reach out to our SRAP Coordinator, Lisa Abeyta.
Step 3: Download and/or print the application checklist and use to complete each portion of the application.
*Please note all application materials can be found in the 'Program Details' section of the SRAP website.
Step 4: Review each portion of the application to ensure full, correct completion of your application before final document submission.
Step 5: Submit completed online application and email supporting documents to Lisa Abeyta by March 31, 2021 at 5PM MST.
Once each of the applications have been reviewed, you should expect an email regarding your application status and next steps.
To be eligible for SRAP, applicants must have completed their sophomore year in high school by the start of the summer program, and/or be a current junior or senior in high school at the time of application.
Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
Priority will be given to Wyoming residents and students who self-identify as African American/Black, Hispanic/Chicano(a)/Latino(a) or Mexican American, Native American, Alaska Native, and/or who are women and/or first generation college-bound students.
Participants must provide their own transportation for sample collection, and be able to complete the entire program from start to finish.
If you are still excited for this year's online SRAP Program, head over to our website to get started on the application process! Remember, all application materials must be received by March 31, 2021 at 5PM MST (no exceptions) to be considered.
If you have any further questions regarding the 2021 SRAP Program, please don't hesitate to reach out to your SRAP Coordinator, Lisa Abeyta!