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How to Apply

ORISE provides Zintellect, a custom, convenient platform for applying, sending requests for recommendations, and monitoring the status of your application.  Zintellect will guide you through the application process, and all your materials will be submitted there. 

Your application will include:

  • Profile Information
  • Educational and Employment History
  • Essay Question (goals, experiences, and skills relevant to the opportunity)
  • Resume (PDF)
  • Transcripts/Academic Records - Unofficial transcripts or copies of the student academic records printed by the applicant or by academic advisors from internal institutional systems may be submitted. Documents must include name of the academic institution, name of the student, courses completed and/or in progress and grades. First-year graduate students must submit their undergraduate transcript, including the last two years of courses, degree earned, and date degree was awarded.
  • Recommendation - your recommendation should address your academic record and potential for success in an appointment, such as demonstrated intellectual merit, communication and teamwork skills.

Submitted documents must have all social security numbers, student identification numbers, and/or dates of birth removed (blanked out, blackened out, made illegible, etc.) prior to uploading into the application system.

All application components must be submitted and received via Zintellect by the deadline to be considered.