About PREP : Details of the Michigan PREP

mentoring in the labUp to ten participants will enter this one year program starting in July of each year.   During the first month of the program, PREP Directors will help students match with a faculty mentor whose lab is doing research of interest to them. Over 150 University of Michigan faculty members are available to mentor PREP students for one year research experiences, including guidance in the graduate school application process.  PREP participants receive a salary of $21,000 plus health benefits and dental insurance. In addition to research, PREP participants have opportunities to participate in a variety of activities designed to enhance their preparation for graduate school applications, including: