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State University of New York (SUNY) Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) Bridge to the Doctorate (BD) at Binghamton University


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Academic Level:
Post-Baccalaureate

Description:
The National Science Foundation funded State University of New York (SUNY) Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation Bridge to the Doctorate (LSAMP BD) program at Binghamton University establishes a bridge helping students to obtain a PhD by providing the financial support to pursue graduate study, faculty mentors to guide students academically and professionally, and a support network of staff to assist them in accomplishing their goals.

As of August 2015 we have seven (7) slots available for spring and fall 2016 admission.

Eligibility Criteria:

- Participation in a LSAMP program during undergrad

- Bachelor's degree in a STEM discipline with a 3.0 GPA or better

- U.S. citizen or permanent resident

- Acceptance into a STEM graduate program at Binghamton University

- Desire to pursue a Ph.D. in a STEM discipline

The benefits of becoming a SUNY LSAMP BD Fellow include:

- Tuition, fees and student health insurance waiver for first two years

- Stipend of $30,000 annually for first two years

- Level funding in years 3, 4, & 5 if qualified to advance to PhD

- Faculty mentoring

- Participation in professional conferences and meetings

- Links to research and professional opportunities

- Enriched academic services and support


Participating Institution(s):
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State University of New York (SUNY), Binghamton (Lead)

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

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


Page last updated 2/3/2017
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