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May 24, 2024
As an undergraduate, Yale psychologist Gaffey first became interested in reciprocal mind, body, and biological behavioral connections.
May 23, 2024
A new study illuminates the evolution of deep-sea anglerfish with a focus on the development of their unique (and somewhat unsettling) mating routine.

2024-2025 Application Dates and Events


STARS I AY Program Application to open July 1, 2024.  Final deadline: Wednesday, August 7 at 3:00pm ET.

STARS II AY Program Deadline: Friday, September 20, 2024 at 3:00pm ET.

STARS Summer Research Program Deadline:  Friday, February 7, 2025 at 3:00pm ET.

YC Dean’s Research Fellowships in the Sciences Deadline: Thursday, February 20, 2025 at 3:00pm ET.  

Tetelman Fellowship Deadline:  Thursday, February 27, 2025 at 3:00pm ET.

YC First-Year Summer Research Fellowship Deadline: Wednesday, March 5, 2025 at 3:00pm ET.

Applications can be found at:  Yale Student Grant & Fellowship Database