The program requires teams to be composed of one faculty member and up to two students (undergraduate and/or graduate level). Awards will not be made to teams with no student member(s) or to teams without a faculty member.

General Eligibility Information for All Team Members

Previous participants may apply for a second summer if they meet the conditions listed above.

Institution Eligibility Information

Most accredited U.S. postsecondary institutions that meet the statutory criteria for identification as Minority Serving Institutions are listed at: http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/edlite-minorityinst.html

Institutions that meet at least one of the following criteria are eligible: