Cornell Diversity Recruitment Weekend is Seeking Applications!

The Cornell University Dept. of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Dept. of Entomology, and School of Integrative Plant Science are pleased to announce our second annual Graduate Student Diversity Recruitment Weekend being held from March 8-11, 2018. This event is intended to introduce students from underrepresented backgrounds to the graduate school application process and to connect them with faculty members that share research interests.

Participant housing and meals will be provided, as well as up to $600 in travel expenses. We encourage applications from students from underrepresented backgrounds (including underrepresented minorities, first-generation students, low income, people with disabilities, LGBTQA) that are interested in applying for graduate school during the 2018-2019 application cycle. The application deadline is December 1, 2017.

For more information and to apply, please visit If you have any questions, please email