Summer Data Immersion Program FAQs

1. Who can apply to the Summer Data Immersion (SDI) program?

Investigators at all levels (graduate students, post-docs, junior faculty, mid and senior faculty) are welcome to apply.

2. If I have already participated in an SDI program, can I apply again for future programs.

You are welcome to apply to future SDI programs as a past participant.

3. How will I be notified of my application decision?

All applicants will be notified via email once a final decision has been made.

4. I missed the deadline to apply. Can I submit a late application?

No late applications will be accepted. All application materials must be submitted by the deadline.

5. Is there a cost to participate?

We have limited funds to cover some participant’s lodging and travel expenses (a capped amount). Applicants can indicate whether or not they will need financial support to attend the program. 

6. Once accepted, do I need to book my own accommodations?

You will need to book your own transportation to and from Ann Arbor. You do not need to book a hotel as rooms will be reserved ahead of time by MCCFAD.

7. Is there a virtual option to participate?

At this time, we are not offering a virtual option to participate in the program. All program activities will be held in-person in Ann Arbor.