How To Apply
To apply for the SIBS program, please do the following:
1. Complete the online application form below.
2. Send the following items by email to Mary Abosi.
 
a. An official copy of your current college trancript(s), in pdf format.
b. A scanned copy (or screenshot) of the official SAT (or ACT) Score Report which you received from the College Board.
c. Two (2) letters of recommendation, including one from one of your college professors, advisors or supervisors. The letter must be printed on the letterhead of the recommender’s institution, signed by the recommender and then scanned and sent from the recommender’s institutional email account directly to mabosi@emory.edu. The letter must not be sent by you.  The letter must include the recommender’s full name, mailing address and phone number. If the recommender prefers to send the letter by regular mail, it should be sent to:
Ms. Mary Abosi
Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics
Emory University
Atlanta, GA 30322
Questions? Please email Ms. Mary Abosi at: mabosi@emory.edu.
 
SIBS On-Line Application Form
Part I: Personal Data
First Name: Last Name:
Date of Birth:
(mm/dd/yyyy)
Place of Birth:
Email Address:
Phone: Fax:
Current Mailing Address
Address:
 
City: State: Zip:
Permanent Mailing Address
  Same As Current
Address:
 
City: State: Zip:
Demographic Data
Citizenship Status: U.S. Citizen or National Permanent Resident of the U.S.
Gender
(optional; used for NIH reporting)
:
Female Male
Ethnicity
(optional; used for NIH reporting)
:
Hispanic or Latino Not Hispanic or Latino
Race
(optional; used for NIH reporting)
:
Native American or Alaska Native
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
African American
White
Part II: Academic Information
Current Undergraduate Institution
School:
Year: Freshman
Sophomore
Junior
Senior
Major:
Minor:
Name of Advisor:
Advisor's E-Mail Address:
Undergraduate GPA: Out of Possible: (example: 3.5 out of 4.0)
Undergraduate Major GPA: Out of Possible: (example: 3.5 out of 4.0)
Other Institutions
(from earliest to latest, high school and above)
School:
Location:
Attendance: From: To:
Degree:
Degree Date:
Major:
Part III: Test Scores
SAT Scores
(New Version)
Math:
Critical Reading:
Writing:
SAT Scores
(Old Version)
Math:
Verbal:
ACT Scores
Math:
English:
Reading:
Science:
Composite:
Part IV: Honors and Awards
Please list memberships, honors and awards.
Part V: Prior Experience with Statistics
Please briefly describe prior experience with the field of statistics.
Prior experience with statistics (e.g., an introductory course) is desirable but not required for admission.
Part VI: Personal Statement of Interest
Please write a statement clearly indicating:
(1) your reasons for wanting to participate
(2) your career goals (if known)
Part VII: Other Information
Do you plan to apply, or have you already applied, to medical school? Yes No
How did you find out about the Summer Institutes for Training in Biostatistics?
Professor or advisor at my college
E-mail or other communication from my major department
College career center
NHLBI web site
SIBS flyer or Poster
Other students or colleagues
Web surfing
Other  
 
After you click on "Submit," please be sure to return to the top of the How to Apply page and follow step 2 to send to us your transcript, SAT or ACT scores, and letters of recommendation.