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Pathways to STEM: Kansas Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (KS-LSAMP)

Scholar Eligibility

General Eligibility:
  • You must be pursuing a B.S. degree in a LSAMP approved STEM discipline
  • First year, second year, and third year undergraduate students are eligible to apply.
    • Note to seniors: Applicants must have at least two semesters left before graduation.
  • Must be a US citizen or permanent resident
  • Must meet academic eligibility
  • Graduate students are not eligible to apply (but there are volunteer opportunities)

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1) Academic eligibility criteria for incoming FIRST YEAR students:

  • Must be accepted for admission at Kansas State University
    • Complete pre-college curriculum with at least a 2.0 GPA (2.5 for non-residents) AND achieve                                                                     one of the following:
      • A 21 or higher composite score on the ACT assessment OR
      • A 980 or higher on the SAT I, CR + M OR
      • Rank in the top third of your graduating class
      • AND if applicable, achieve a 2.0 GPA or higher on all college credit taken in high school.

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2) Academic eligibility criteria for CURRENTLY ENROLLED students at Kansas State University:

  • Must currently be and plan to continue as a full-time undergraduate student (12+ hours per semester)
  • Minimum GPA of 2.5 at K-State

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3) Academic eligibility criteria for students TRANSFERRING to Kansas State University:

  • Must be accepted for admission at Kansas State University
  • Must plan to continue as a full-time undergraduate student (12+ hours per semester)
  • Minimum GPA of 2.5 upon entering K-State

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4) Previously funded KS-LSAMP students please contact the KS-LSAMP project coordinator for more details

about the program

 

Application deadlines

Applicants are accepted on a rolling basis.

For all students, please apply by: