The LSAMP Bridge to the Doctorate Fellowship Program is currently unavailable. Please revisit us again in the 2022 - 2023 academic year.

Contact Information for the
Center for Minorities in Science and Engineering:
Phone: 301-405-3878,
Fax: 301-314-9867,

More about LSAMP

  • Student stipends, up to $32,000 annually.
  • Tuition and fee supplement, up to $12,000 annually.
  • Faculty mentoring and advising.
  • Links to research and internship opportunities.
  • Opportunities to participate in national and professional conferences.
  • Enriched academic services and support.
  • Must be admitted to a University of Maryland College Park Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) M.S. or Ph.D. program for Fall.
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident.
  • Provide evidence of participation in LSAMP programs from the LSAMP Director or designee at an undergraduate institution.

LSAMP Bridge to the Doctorate Accomplishments

Kiante Brantley

Kiante Brantley will join 68 other graduate students nationwide in receiving a Computer Innovation (CI) Fellows award-a two-year paid postdoctoral computing position.

The program is a prestigious postdoctoral research program managed by the Computing Research Association and supported by the National Science Foundation.

Article Courtesy of the Department of Computer Science at UMD.

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Shadaesha Green

Shadaesha Green was named a finalist of the John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship program. The program is sponsored by Sea Grant and NOAA. She is a UMD Center for Environmental Science graduate student, and she will join the fellowship in the 42nd class.

Article courtesy of IMET.

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Leopoldo Torres Jr

Leopoldo Torres Jr attended UMD during 2014-2019. He studied Bioengineering and earned his Ph.D. Not only was he in the LSAMP Bridge to the Doctorate Fellowship Program, but he was also a National Science Foundation GRFP Fellow and a GEM Associate Fellow.

Article Courtesy of the Graduate School at UMD.

Read the full graduate school student story transcript: Click Here

LSAMP Bridge to the Doctorate Profiles. Congratulations to our LSAMP Graduates

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