Frequently Asked Questions

What Happens After I Apply? 

Our team will conduct a holistic review of your application along with other applicants. We are on the lookout for participants who are able to show they have strong research interests, have the capacity to receive the training, and can communicate clearly. Due to the size we are able to bring on board, we are also keen to ensure selected participants for the program are chosen on merit and are as diverse as can be. 

Where will the program take place? 

The program is hosted online so participants can join from any place they choose. 

How many people will be selected? 

We intend to select between 5 –  10 finalists who will join the program.

When Will I Know if I Have Been Selected? 

Applicants should expect responses via email in mid-April. See full timeline here 

Application OpenMarch 6, 2023
Applications closeApril 5th, 2023
Review PeriodEarly April 2023
Top Candidates Announcements  Late-April April 2023
Onboarding Candidates Late April/Early May 2023
Class Commences May 2023


What Happens When I am Admitted? 

Admitted applicants will sign an engagement letter to commit to the program detailing how the program will run, what resources we will provide and the level of commitment they will offer for the program. After this, we will hold an onboarding session to welcome participants and guide them through how they can make the best use of the program for their research aspirations. 

Who Do I Contact If I Have Questions? 

You can send an email to