Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation

Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation

 

The Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) is an NSF-funded program that provides academic support and specialized advising for students from historically underrepresented groups who wish to enter STEM professions. Enrollment in the program is reserved for a select group of highly committed students with a declared major in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics from the following schools: School of Arts and Sciences, School of Engineering, and School of Environmental and Biological Sciences.

Students in the LSAMP program gain access to many benefits including:

  • A Learning Community of students who help each other succeed in classes
  • Specialized advising to help you choose courses and programs that best suit your interests
  • Stipends for tutoring, leading study groups, doing research, participating in community service, etc.
  • Opportunities to peer-mentor community college and high school students
  • Research experiences in your area of interest, in faculty laboratories and in the field
  • Attend and present your research at the annual GS-LSAMP conference
  • Internships in STEM industries for hands-on experience
  • International experiences at laboratories through special programs that provide financial support 

Apply today to join a community that will help you excel at Rutgers.