Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation

Summer Research Academy


Every year, the UT System Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) program accepts applications for their Summer Research Academy. The goal is to increase the quality and quantity of undergraduate and graduate degree recipients in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) fields through participation in supervised undergraduate research experiences.

The UT Arlington LSAMP summer research period will be June 2-August 1, 2014.

(Note: Other campuses in the UT System may have slightly different LSAMP summer research periods.)

If selected for this special summer experience, you will:

  • Participate in an intensive research experience under faculty supervision
  • Participate in special meetings designed to help you with your graduate school plans
  • Participate in some cohort activities with other scholars and learn about other opportunities available

Funding is available for this program and participants receive $3,000 stipends.

Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply.

All applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Full-time status majoring in a STEM (i.e.: Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics) field
  • Full availability and commitment during the summer research period with no other obligations
  • A minimum 2.8 GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • US citizens or permanent US residents
  • Graduate with undergraduate degree no earlier than December 2014

The application deadline is February 14th, 2014.

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