Student Opportunities 


LSAMP - Virginia-North Carolina Alliance for Minority Participation

Program Requirements:

  • U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents only
  • Must be a science, mathematics, engineering or technology (STEM) major

Deadline to Apply:
Deadlines vary.

Student Stipends:

  • Academic Research Training (ART) Program - $500 each semester
  • Summer Bridge Research Training (SBRT) Program - $500

Length of Program:

  • ART Program - Semester
  • SBRT Program - Five weeks

Faculty or Staff Contact information:

Summer 2015 Synthetic Biology Internship/Minority Science and Engineering Improvement Program (MSEIP)

Program Requirements: 

  1. Sophomore, junior, or first semester senior classification
  2. GPA/2.7 or greater
  3. Unofficial ECSU transcript
  4. Two letters of recommendation
    1. One from a science faculty member
    2. One from an individual who can attest to your academic/research potential
    3. Current resume of CV
    4. Brief typewritten essay (limited to 500 words) describing why you would be a good candidate for the program

Deadline to Apply: 
Monday, March 27, 2015 at 5:00 pm

Student Stipends:

Length of Program:
Ten weeks

Faculty or Staff Contact information:  
Dr. Gary L. Harmon
Elizabeth City State University
1704 Weeksville Road, CB #930
Room 419 Jenkins Science Center
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

For more information, please contact Ms. Gregory at ext. 3244.


Financial Aid Scholarships


DHS GIS Remote Sensing Scholarship 

Program Requirements:
GPA 3.3 or above, US Citizen, Minor in GIS Remote Sensing 

Deadline to apply: 

Student Stipends:
$888/month plus in state tuition 

Length of Program:
4 years 

Faculty Contact Information:

Jinchun Yuan, Ph.D.
407 Jimmy R. Jenkins Science Center
Phone: 252-335-3676