Bridges Outreach – Will provide outreach and assist individuals and families from underrepresented backgrounds who have the potential to succeed in higher education. The program conducts public workshops and provides academic, career and financial counseling. The program publicizes the availability of financial aid and assists with the postsecondary application process. The goal of this program is to help students and parents understand the importance of receiving a postsecondary education while providing the necessary tools to become college ready.
Scholars Program – Students must apply for the scholars program, which is specifically designed for students from groups that are traditionally underrepresented in postsecondary education. This program provides year-round counseling, mentoring, cultural enrichment, college tours, advisement and academic assistance. Along with exposure to research projects in STEM, and student-conducted scientific research under the guidance of a faculty or graduate level mentor. During the summer, students can participate in internships, job shadow, and special projects and camps.
SCHOLARS GRADUATE PROGRAM
Scholars Graduate Program – Students must apply for the scholars graduate program, which is specifically designed for high school graduates from groups that are traditionally underrepresented in post-secondary education. This program provides year-round counseling, mentoring, advisement and academic assistance for undergraduate and graduate college students in STEM programs. During the summer, students can be employed or participate in STEM programs and internships.
FEMALE LEADERSHIP PROGRAM
Our mission is to help young girls build self-esteem, develop leadership skills, and recognize the value of community service. Our program provides the opportunity for the girls involved to not only improve themselves but to also improve the world around them. An extensive curriculum includes life skills lessons, activities, STEM in dance. Email email@example.com for more information.
STEM OUTREACH AND ENGAGEMENT
STEM Outreach and Engagement – Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) skills are required to be competitive in the global race for energy development, to create and maintain a healthy economy, and foster innovation and excellence. The program will offer opportunities focused on developing the next generation of STEM professionals. Activities and events will expose students grades 4-12 to various science, technology, engineering and math career fields.
MALE LEADERSHIP PROGRAM
Male Initiative – The vision of the Male Initiative program is to equip young men with tangible skills and knowledge that develop them into role models and leaders within their homes, communities and jobs. Activities will promote young men to become men of excellent work ethic and obtain a high moral character.