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The Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation is a program designed to significantly increase the numbers of students matriculating into and successfully completing high quality degree programs in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines in order to diversify the STEM workforce.


Opportunities Provided

  • International STEM research opportunity
  • Internships in national research laboratories
  • Summer Research Institute
  • Professional tutoring for STEM courses
  • Mentoring and professional workshops and seminars
  • Visit to national research facilities
  • Visit to four-year institutions
  • Academic, career and personal counseling
  • Peer study groups
  • Assistance in career and transfer exploration
  • Financial support available to LSAMP students
  • Opportunities for summer research/internships, conferences and publications in peer-reviewed journals.

Areas of Research

  • Biological Sciences (BIO)
  • Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE)
  • Education and Human Resources (EHR)
  • Engineering (ENR)
  • Environmental Research and Education (ERE)
  • Geosciences (GEO)
  • Integrative Activities (OIA)
  • International Science and Engineering (OISE)
  • Mathematical and Physical Sciences (MPS)
  • Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences (SBE)
Interested? See our Eligibility Page to find out if you qualify, or call (845) 431-8059.

Contact Us


Adjiwanou Gbagba, Hudson 301
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Phone: 845-431-8059

53 Pendell Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601