Summer Bridge Program
A&M University Campus
June 2- July
Dear Prospective Participant,
Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical
University, in conjunction with the National Science Foundation, is pleased to announce that AAMU
HBCU-UP Summer Bridge Program (SBP) is accepting applications.
The SBP program focuses on
strengthening participants' STEM related academic skills. As a participant, you
will attend four-1 hour courses during the six week program. Classes will
include: "Critical Writing and Reading," "Mathematics,"
"Science & Engineering Fundamentals,” and “Introduction to Scientific
Computing and Visualization,” and along with some exposure to Physics and
To apply, you must:
an incoming Junior or Senior for 2014 (May 2014 graduates will not be
a 3.0 or better GPA
interest in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) career after
two letters of recommendation from your science or math teacher and/or counselor
official copy of academic transcripts
are due by 5:00 p.m. on April 18th, 2014.
will be contacted via email of your acceptance; therefore, please make sure
your email address on the application is correct and legible. If you are one of
the 30 students selected to participate, you are expected to attend every class
during the six-week program. The program will begin on June 2, 2014, and end on
July 10, 2014. Classes will meet Monday through Thursday, from 8:00 am to 1:30
pm. Each participant will be paid $200 per week, for a total of $1200 upon
completion of the six week program.
For more information please contact
Ms. Dianne Kirnes at (256) 372-8786 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you for your interest!