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UMass Lowell will resume on-campus instruction, research and campus life for Fall 2020. View the plan for more info.

Urban Massachusetts Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (UMLSAMP)

UMLSAMP's mission is to significantly increase the number of minority students whom successfully complete high-quality degree programs in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines.

The Urban Massachusetts Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (UMLSAMP) grant program is funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF).

UMLSAMP Scholars

During the spring and fall semesters, selected students work on-campus along with UMass Lowell faculty on STEM-related research. These are paid internships, if the student meets the criteria of the project.

UMLSAMP scholar requirements are as follow:

  • Student must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Enrolled or show intention of enrollment at one of the alliance institutions
  • Show continuous involvement in LSAMP and other STEM development
  • Special consideration will be given to underrepresented minority groups, as governed by the plan document.


For further information, please contact:
Shreelekha Girish
Site Coordinator
Phone: 978-934-6621

Where to Go To Find Out More

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