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Dragonfly Informational Webinars

2024-2025 Informational Webinars

Interested in learning more about the Advanced Inquiry Program, the Global Field Program, or Earth Expeditions? While applications for 2024 admission are now closed, you can view a recording from our 2023-2024 Informational Webinar series, listed below. Each presentation includes details on course work, program costs, how the program can benefit your career, application process details, and more. Information on our 2024-2025 Informational Webinar schedule will be posted when available.

Recorded 2023-2024 Informational Webinars

Planning to Apply?

  • All Applicants: Please fill out our “I’m interested form” to start the process and receive application tips, reminders, and information about our programs. Applications are due each year on January 28 (the Global Field Program and Earth Expeditions) and February 28 (the Advanced Inquiry Program). Get started early to make sure you have time to gather and prepare your application materials.
  • AIP Applicants: In addition to attending a general Project Dragonfly webinar, we encourage you to sign up for and attend any in-person or virtual open houses held by your preferred AIP location. as these are exceptional opportunities to get to know AIP advisors and site-specific details. You can find more information about these events on your preferred AIP location's zoo or botanical garden website
  • International Applicants/Non-U.S. Citizens: Applicants may be considered for admission on a case-by-case basis to complete the Global Field Program from their country of residence. Please carefully review Miami University's recommendations as you consider applying for the Global Field Program, then send an email to Dr. Kevin Matteson at, including your country location and a brief statement about why you are interested in joining the Global Field Program.

Let us know you are interested!