Application Process

The Nano Portfolio Program is open to first- and second-year doctoral students enrolled in any science or engineering department at UT-Austin. Applications are accepted for the Fall and Spring semesters.

Application deadlines:


Applicants must submit:

  1. Completed application form
  2. One-page research proposal
  3. Letter of support from your research adviser (submitted directly to the Program Coordinator via email at
  4. Graduate school transcript (official or unofficial)

Application materials should be submitted to the Program Coordinator, Krista Seidel, in person in EER 6.614A, by fax at 512-475-8482, or via email (preferred method) at