Essay Questions: First Time PUMAS Applicants*
In a separate document, provide your answers to all four (4) of the following questions, using no more than two (2) pages. Each question should be answered in full sentences, not bulleted lists. Upload your completed document below.
- Why are you interested in studying biological/biomedical science?
- What are your career goals at present? And how do you think this program will help you reach your career goals?
- The success of the PUMAS program depends on the active cooperation of allparticipants. What strengths and skills do you bring to the program that you can share with other students?
- How would your participation in the PUMAS program contribute to the program’s goals of increasing the number of underrepresented minorities in the sciences?