USRA Scholarship Award Program

The USRA Scholarship Award Program provides annual college scholarship awards to outstanding students who have shown a career interest in the physical sciences, engineering or life sciences with an emphasis on space research, space science education, or aerospace- related sciences or engineering. Four undergraduate scholarship awards are available in amounts of $4,000 each. Scholarships are awarded for one year only. All awards will be paid … Continue reading USRA Scholarship Award Program

University of Central Florida Graduate School and Summer Research Fair Opportunities

Are you interested in participating in an external summer research program?  Are you thinking of taking the next step into graduate school? Join the University of Central Florida online for Virtual Graduate School and Summer Research Program Virtual Fairs! You won’t want to miss out on this opportunity to speak with both Graduate School Recruiters and Summer Research Program Directors.   Virtual Fair Guide   … Continue reading University of Central Florida Graduate School and Summer Research Fair Opportunities

North Carolina Campus Visit Opportunity

 The Graduate School at North Carolina State University will host its “Fall Campus Visit” Program from November 12-14, 2017.  The Visit NC State Program is designed to offer prospective graduate students, and particularly those interested in pursuing a Ph.D., an opportunity to visit the campus, at no cost, to learn more about the current research of faculty and graduate students, and to experience the quality of the graduate programs. This … Continue reading North Carolina Campus Visit Opportunity

Job Opportunity with CARBICE Corporation in Atlanta, Georgia

 CARBICE Corporation is looking for an excellent recent engineering graduate with high energy and motivation. MEs preferred but EEs, ChMEs, and Materials students are also encouraged to apply.  If you are not planning to go to grad school right away and are interested in working for a successful start-up, please consider this position. The CEO, Dr. Baratunde Cola, has NSF SBIR funding, is an NSF Career … Continue reading Job Opportunity with CARBICE Corporation in Atlanta, Georgia

2017 Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) November 1 – 4, 2017 Phoenix, AZ

All the students of LSAMP and LSAMP-BD are invited to submit an abstract to the ABRCMS annual conference in Phoenix, Arizona to share research.   The 2017 Conference: http://www.abrcms.org/ Full call for papers: http://www.abrcms.org/index.php/present-at-abrcms/submit-an-abstract Several NSF USM LSAMP-BD Fellows, LSAMP and Meyerhoff fellows have participated in ABRCMS before. To make plans for ABRCMS 2017: Abstract submission deadline 9/8/17: The student paper submission will be open for a few … Continue reading 2017 Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) November 1 – 4, 2017 Phoenix, AZ

Preparation for Graduate School: Summer Horizons. June 30, 2017 #ThinkBigDiversity

UMBC will host the Summer Horizons 2017 program for undergraduate students and others who are interested in learning more about graduate school admission, particularly in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields. The 3-hour workshop will feature sessions on the application timeline, GRE, Statement of Purpose, Recommendation Letters, and other topics related to preparing for graduate school.  There will be a panel hosted by current graduate students, and … Continue reading Preparation for Graduate School: Summer Horizons. June 30, 2017 #ThinkBigDiversity

LSAMP Undergraduate Summer Bridging Conference & Math Institute: Aug. 17-18, 2017 #ThinkBigDiversity @NSF_EHR

The University System of Maryland’s Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) Program is proud to celebrate SUCCESS 2017, a pipeline professional development program. As part of SUCCESS 2017, the USM LSAMP program is sponsoring two specific events for undergraduate students this summer, and is a partner in a third event that includes graduate students: Part I: The LSAMP Summer Bridging Conference (Thursday, August 17, … Continue reading LSAMP Undergraduate Summer Bridging Conference & Math Institute: Aug. 17-18, 2017 #ThinkBigDiversity @NSF_EHR

Share your research at LACCEI 2017, Boca Raton. Abstract deadline April 30, 2017

Dear Students, The University System of Maryland’s LSAMP program and the Executive Director of the Latin and Caribbean Consortium of Engineering Institutions (LACCEI) invite the students of LSAMP and LSAMP-BD to come to the 2017 LACCEI annual conference in Boca Raton, Florida to share research and participate in activities of the Student Platform for Engineering Education (SPEED). The 2017 Conference: http://wp.eng.fau.edu/laccei/ Call for papers – Please apply … Continue reading Share your research at LACCEI 2017, Boca Raton. Abstract deadline April 30, 2017

Dr. Darryl Williams from @TuftsUniversity & @ASEE_MIND will discuss “Giving your research a global platform,” April 19, 2017. 2PM #ThinkBigDiversity

LSAMP Scholars, you are invited to attend a special discussion with Dr. Darryl Williams. Have you thought about how to engage globally? Let’s consider ways that you can share your research internationally, and how to address global challenges. Dr. Darryl Williams. Photo Credit: 08/07/2014 – Medford/Somerville, Mass. – The BLAST and BEST banquet on August 7, 2014. (Alonso Nichols/Tufts University) On Wednesday, April 19, 2017, … Continue reading Dr. Darryl Williams from @TuftsUniversity & @ASEE_MIND will discuss “Giving your research a global platform,” April 19, 2017. 2PM #ThinkBigDiversity

Dr. Chad Jenkins – @UMich, comes to @UMBC March 9, 2017

ALL LSAMP students are invited to attend. Dear Scholars, You are cordially invited to our first NSA seminar speaker of the semester, Dr. Chad Jenkins on Thursday March 9th from 5:30-7PM in LH8 (ITE 102).        Dr. Jenkins is an associate professor of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Michigan. He is the leader of the Laboratory for Progress (Perception, Robotics, and Grounded Reasoning Systems). His work and collaborations aim to … Continue reading Dr. Chad Jenkins – @UMich, comes to @UMBC March 9, 2017