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Applicants must be female graduate students within approximately 1-2 years of graduating with a Ph.D. at the time of the workshop or have obtained a Ph.D. no earlier than 2014 and do not currently hold a faculty position. All applications must be submitted by June 15.

Selection criteria

A group of 50+ candidates will be selected from the applications submitted.

Accommodations and travel

Carnegie Mellon will cover meals and shared accommodations for two nights, and reimburse reasonable travel expenses (air, rail).