How to Apply

How to apply to SPARK

Download the SPARK application, which contains detailed instructions for all the required materials.

The completed application will contain:

  • A completed application form submitted electronically in Word format to
  • At least one letter of recommendation from a person with whom you share an academic relationship
  • Most relevant official academic transcripts (high school transcripts unless one full year of college has been completed.) Transcripts can be mailed or hand delivered but must be in sealed envelopes from the academic institution; electronic transcripts are acceptable
  • An essay describing the applicant's research interest 

Please mail paper application materials to:

Kimberly Hefner
Office of Research Education
Moffitt Cancer Center
12902 Magnolia Drive
Tampa, FL 33612

All application materials must be received by February 15.