Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) Application

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    The Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) Program is dedicated to increasing the number of STEM associate degrees awarded to populations historically underrepresented in these disciplines.  

    Requirements to Apply 

    • Undergraduate first-year student or new transfer student
    • Underrepresented minority as described by the LSAMP program description (African American, Hispanic, American Indian, Alaskan Native, Native Hawaiian, Native Pacific Islander)
    • A U.S. citizen, U.S. national, or permanent resident of the U.S.
    • Enrolled in an undergraduate major in a STEM discipline
    • High School GPA of a 70 or higher

    Benefits of Joining 

    • Three-week summer pre-semester program
    • Annual research and project opportunities
    • Access to research and project funding
    • Field activities/social events
    • Assigned a Faculty Mentor
    • Earn a $300 stipend during the summer institute

    Requirements of the Program 

    • Arrive in August for an intensive 3-week long pre-semester program
    • Participate in all program-based meetings, workshops, activities and certifications
    STEM Majors:
    • Applied Science & Technology A.A.S.
    • Biology A.S.
    • Biotechnology Certificate
    • Computer Information Systems A.A.S.
    • Computer Science A.S. – Sequence A (General)
    • Computer Science A.S. – Sequence B (Engineering)
    • Computer Support Specialist A.A.S.
    • Construction & Environmental Technology A.A.S.
    • Construction & Environmental Technology Certificate
    • Engineering Science A.S.
    • Environmental Studies A.S.
    • Liberal Arts & Sciences – Math/Science A.S.
    • Liberal Arts & Sciences – General Studies A.S. (undecided w/STEM interest or related transfer path)
    • Sustainable Farming & Food Systems, A.A.S.
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