Application Timeline

Application Due November 1

July 15 - Students may begin submitting applications to ECU Graduate School (

Nov 1 - Deadline for complete application. Applications will undergo a two-tiered review process.

Dec 1 - Those who did not make it to the second tier of review will be notified by email. Those who remain in review will be invited to apply for the Clinical Research Scholar Award if they desire.

Feb 1 - Clinical Research Scholar Award applications will be due.

Mid-to-late February - Notifications will go out by email regarding Accepted Student List and Alternate List. Denials will go out at a later date once spots in the program are filled. Official notification of acceptance and denial will follow from the ECU Graduate School by email.