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How to Apply

AMF 18-219To be eligible for participation in the Arnold Mitchem Fellows Program, students must meet the following criteria:
  • Be either (i) a first-generation college student, (ii) low-income or (iii) a member from a racial/ethnic group underrepresented in graduate school (e.g., U.S. Department of Education defines as African American/Black, Native American, Hispanic/Latino and Alaskan Native)
  • Be a sophomore by the time of program enrollment
  • Have and maintain a 2.7 cumulative GPA or above
  • Have a sincere desire to learn about research and graduate school
Note: Meeting the eligibility requirements does not guarantee admission into the program.
The AMF Application will open SQ 2021. If you are interested in the AMF program, please complete the AMF 2021-2022 Interest Form to receive more program information and early access to the application:


For more information, contact:

Mitchem Fellows Program
2320 N. Kenmore Ave.
Levan 110, Suite 133
Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 325-4602​ |