DEAR STEM POSTDOCS AND PHD CANDIDATES,
The MRF application
IS NOW CLOSED
The MRF application FINAL DEADLINE was:
MONDAY, JULY 31, 2023 at Midnight Pacific Time
If you received an email notification that your application has been submitted, we received it.
After submission you may no longer edit your application but may still log in to 'send a reminder'
to your recommenders.
If you received an email notification that your recommendation/advisor form was submitted, we received it.
Our system will notify BOTH you AND your recommender/advisor when forms are submitted.
If the deadline has passed but you or your faculty recommenders or advisors have contacted us
with the intention to submit as soon as possible, our team will work with them to submit missing
recommender/advisor forms, assuming your submission is otherwise complete.
***IMPORTANT UPDATE ***
***WE ARE STILL SENDING OUT APPLICATION DECISIONS UNTIL THE END OF OCTOBER***
Due to a medical emergency in our foundation leadership,
our Match Workshop date has been pushed back:
THE MRF IN PERSON MATCH WORKSHOP WILL NOW BE HELD:
DECEMBER 1 - DECEMBER 4
The location is in Oakland, California.
This date is final.
We apologize for the date shift and recognize you have been holding the previous date in early November.
We appreciate your understanding regarding the unavoidable circumstance of the date switch.
All arrivals will be Friday, Dec 1.
The workshop program commences on Saturday morning, Dec 2 and concludes at 1pm on Monday, Dec 4.
All outgoing flights will be Monday, Dec 4.
All accommodations for accepted fellows are provided by the Momental Foundation.
Flights to/from the
Your acceptance is contingent on employment/enrollment/visa verification with your university.
Funds will be disbursed as soon as possible following final award verification and signatures.
All accepted Mistletoe Research Fellows MUST attend
the MRF In-Person Match Workshop as a condition of their fellowship.
It is at this onboarding event where you will connect to your fellowship cohort, further engage with the
Momental Community, and meet participating startups in order to match to a team for the
MRF Startup Collaboration component of your fellowship!