Apply for Summer Research Funding

The IINSPIRE LSAMP Program provides up to $3000 in summer research funding for students participating in early research opportunities. Participating in summer research makes students eligible for additional funding during the academic year($3000). The following eligibility criteria will be considered when reviewing applications:

  • United States citizen or Permanent Resident
  • College GPA of 2.7 or higher
  • Major in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) discipline – check the eligible majors.
  • Member of an underrepresented group in STEM, including Black or African-Americans, Alaskan Natives, American Indians, Hispanic Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Native Pacific Islanders

Application Deadlines: 

May 1st deadline to apply to ensure consideration. Early applications are encouraged and will be reviewed as they are received.

Rolling notification schedule pending availability of funds:

April 3: First round of offers 

April 17: Second round of offers

May 1: Third round of offers

May 15: Fourth round of offers