Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Must be admitted to a UConn STEM M.S. or Ph.D. program for Fall 2017
  • Must provide evidence of participation in an LSAMP undergraduate program such as Summer Bridge, Mentoring, Scholarships, Student Organizations, or other program funded by LSAMP.
  • Must submit a nomination from applicant’s undergraduate LSAMP Director or designee.

Application Checklist

  1. Official transcript from each undergraduate and graduate institution attended by the applicant
  2. Nomination letter from LSAMP director
  3. Personal essay (details on application form)
  4. Bridge to the Doctorate application form
  5. Curriculum vitae/resume
  6. Copy of GRE scores
  7. University of Connecticut acceptance letter

To start your Application Click Here

Deadline: Materials submitted by May 15, 2017 will receive first consideration. For late submission please contact Aida.


Aida Ghiaei | | 860-486-6523 | 860-486-5111 (fax).

School of Engineering Director, Graduate Outreach & Diversity

261 Glenbrook Road, Unit 3237 Storrs, CT 06269-3237