Who we are:

Increase the number of historically underrepresented and Deaf/ Hard of Hearing (D/HOH) PhD students in the biological and biomedical sciences at Cornell University.


Graduate Fields Participating:

  • Biomedical Engineering (BME)
  • Biochemistry, Molecular and Cell Biology (BMCB)
  • Biophysics (BIOPHY)
  • Genetics, Genomics, and Development (GG&D)
  • Microbiology (MICRB)
  • Biomedical and Biological Services (BBS)
  • Neurobiology and Behavior (NBB)
  • Nutritional Sciences (NUTR)


What we do:

  • Support 3 students per year
  • Tailored, comprehensive academic and research support
  • Mentoring and Networking
  • Travel support
  • Conduct career development activities
  • Community building and support