Certificate of completion


Undergraduate students at Rutgers–New Brunswick are encouraged to apply for membership to LSAMP. As an LSAMP Scholar, underrepresented student groups (i.e., Black/African American, Hispanic/Latinx, Native American/Alaskan, Pacific Islander) have access to resources that support their goal of completing a degree in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields. Faculty members from any 4-year accredited colleges and universities are also invited to apply to serve as research mentors to LSAMP scholars.   


  • Be an undergraduate student at Rutgers–New Brunswick (including non-traditional) from an underrepresented racial or ethnic group (i.e., Black/African American, Hispanic/Latinx, Native American/Alaskan, Pacific Islander) 

  • Major or intend to major in an NSF approved non-medical STEM discipline

  • Be a U.S citizen or permanent resident  


  • Funding for supervised research experience in your area of interest(s) at Rutgers and other national and international institutions 

  • Travel funding to attend conferences and academic competitions 

  • Opportunities for careers and support for graduate school 

  • Earn stipends for serving as a peer mentor, tutoring other LSAMP students, and more 

  • Gain qualifications for the Bridge to the Doctorate program  


The LSAMP application for membership is currently open. Students will be accepted on a rolling basis. 

  • Please note for consideration in the Spring Semester:  

  • Graduating seniors are not eligible to apply for membership in the Spring (excluding seniors who are a part of a 5-year master's program) 


Apply online today.