How to Apply

If you have been admitted to a UNM PhD program for Fall 2024, you are eligible to apply for the QPAQT program. Applicants will automatically be considered for fellowships and program perks.

To apply, send an email to by Friday, March 18, 2024 with the following materials as PDF attachments:

  1. Letter of interest (1 page). A brief personal statement describing your background, your educational and career aspirations, your research interests, and your motivation for applying to QPAQT. 
  2. Fillable PDF form. Please download this 1-page form, fill it out, and attach as a PDF. 

Please use "QPAQT application [your name]" as the subject line.

For questions about the program or application, email We look forward to receiving your application!