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California State University Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (CSU-LSAMP)


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an IBP member program

Academic Level:
Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior

Description:
The CSU-LSAMP program is supported by funds from the National Science Foundation, the CSU Office of the Chancellor, and the 23 participating CSU campuses. The goals of this program are to (1) increase the number of targeted students who graduate with degrees in the sciences, technology, engineering, or math (STEM, and (2) increase the number of targeted students who progress to graduate degrees in STEM. The targeted students are individuals who have faced or face social, educational, or economic barriers to careers in STEM.

Several strategies are employed to meet this goal including encouraging participation in academic year workshops in key "gatekeeper" courses, assistance with admission to graduate schools (GRE workshops, application help, fee waivers, etc.) and funds to attend research conferences. Students are also encouraged to engage in an independent research experience with a faculty member for which they can receive a scholarship and/or course credit.
study abroad program

Participating Institution(s):
This program has 17 participating institutions.
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California State University, Sacramento (Lead)
California Maritime Academy
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
California Polytechnic State University, Pomona
California State University, Channel Islands
California State University, Chico
California State University, Dominguez Hills
California State University, East Bay
California State University, Fresno
California State University, Fullerton
California State University, Los Angeles
California State University, Long Beach
California State University, Monterey Bay
California State University, Northridge
California State University, San Marcos
California State University, Stanislaus
Humboldt State University

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Biochemistry
Biology
Chemistry
Civil & Environmental Engineering
Computer & Electrical Engineering
Computer Sciences
Geological Sciences
Mathematics
Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
Physics

Keywords:
Diversity
STEM Education

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)


Page last updated 2/23/2018
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