A Focus on Research
A field-leading facultyFrom biomaterials and materials for energy to computational and structural materials, our faculty are leading advances and redefining their areas of study.
An interdisciplinary focusOur faculty partner with colleagues across Johns Hopkins divisions and play leadership roles in many of the university's most dynamic and renowned research centers and institutes.
Vivien Thomas Scholars Initiative
The Vivien Thomas Scholars Initiative (VTSI) is an endowed fellowship program at Johns Hopkins for PhD students in STEM fields. It provides full tuition, stipend, and benefits while also providing targeted mentoring, networking, community, and professional development opportunities. Students who have attended a historically black college and university (HBCU) or other minority serving institution (MSI) for undergraduate study are eligible to apply. To be considered for the VTSI, all application and supplementary materials must be received by December 1, 2021.