The MSK Bridge program is open to current college seniors and those who have graduated with a bachelor’s degree within the last 36 months who are:

  • from racial, ethnic (individuals of African American/Black, Latino/a/x, Native American, Alaskan Native, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander backgrounds), and other groups underrepresented in biomedical fields, including those individuals with disabilities or those from disadvantaged backgrounds as defined by the NIH notice of diversity.
  • strongly committed to apply to biomedical PhD or MD-PhD programs.

Eligible applicants that meet the criteria above must also be citizens or legal permanent residents of the United States; Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center cannot sponsor visas for the MSK Bridge program.