How to Apply

Prospective Students 

The Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine Home Program is one of fourteen Biosciences PhD programs at the School of Medicine. We welcome applications from students with a variety of scientific backgrounds and believe that diversity of previous experiences enriches our multidisciplinary environment.

Qualified applicants will have completed a bachelor's degree in biological sciences or related fields. All applicants are considered equally regardless of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sexual preference, age, or gender.

Please visit the Biosciences PhD Admissions page for detailed information on the admissions process and requirements.

Applications are due by Tuesday, December 3, 2019.


Any questions or concerns about the application process should be addressed to: 

Application Status 

To check the status/activity of your application materials, please log into your application account. There you will find the most current status of all your application materials. You will also be able to send reminders to those recommenders who have not yet submitted their letters of recommendation.

The Knight-Hennessy Scholars program awards full funding to Stanford graduate students from all disciplines, Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, with additional opportunities for leadership training and collaboration across fields.