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STEM Summer Bridge Program

Program Date:

       June 4 - June 30, 2017

Program Description:

In 1997, the College of Sciences and Mathematics established the STEM Summer Bridge Program to assist students that are underrepresented in STEM fields with academic and social support to excel with the rigorous COSAM curriculum. This 4-week residential program for highly motivated students takes place on the main campus of Auburn University and emphasizes academic preparedness, development and enhancement of study and time management skills. The program provides financial support including room, board, and instructional materials during the program. Participants are responsible for transportation to and from Auburn University. The STEM Summer Bridge Program provides an opportunity for participants to: 

  • Enhance their science and math skills 
  • Develop/improve critical and analytical thinking skills
  • Engage in professional development and career awareness activities
  • Network with COSAM faculty, staff, and students as well as campus partners

Summer Bridge

Requirements for student participation:
  • Any member of a traditionally underrepresented group in STEM including but not limited to: ethic minority groups, students from rural areas, first generation students, and women. 
  • Incoming freshmen accepted to Auburn University College of Science and Mathematics
  • Must have attended Camp War Eagle prior to June 4, 2017 
  • Application must be submitted by March 10, 2017
Interested?
(Apply here) Electronic submission of application must include:
  • High school transcript
  • 500-word personal narrative
  • Two letters of recommendation, one must be from a teacher, counselor, or school administrator. No recommendation letters from family members will be accepted.
Please feel free to contact us anytime. We are here to help!

Summer Bridge Program Staff:

Dr. Kimberly Mulligan, Director, Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs, kxm0001@auburn.edu 

Ashli WilsonSummer Bridge Program Coordinator & Counselor, ajw0074@auburn.edu 

Janice Brown, Administrative Support, jab0024@auburn.edu 

 


Last Updated: 05/25/2017