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Women in STEM Summer Bridge Accelerator (WiSTEM)

The WiSTEM Program at Spelman is a six-week summer residential program for incoming first-year students who plan to pursue a STEM (science, engineering or mathematics) major.

Program Dates: Sunday, June 11 - Friday, July 21

Students admitted to the program will reside on the Spelman College campus. The program components include credit-bearing courses (mathematics and computer programming), hands-on, interdisciplinary research projects, and college-preparation enrichment activities. Residential tutors will be provided. Mentoring and academic advising by the program co-directors will continue throughout academic year 2017-18.

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Important Information

  • Application Deadline: Monday, April 17
  • Notice of Program Acceptance: Wednesday, May 10
  • Program Cost: Tuition is paid for by the program. The approximate cost for room & board/expenses is $2200

Contact the WiSTEM Program co-directors for an application and more information:

Dr. Monica Stephens           


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