The Louis Stokes Mississippi Alliance for Minority Participation, University of Mississippi

2017 Bridge STEM participants. Photo by Thomas Graning/Ole Miss Communications

The Bridge STEM Program (BSP) is a five-week summer residential program that prepares incoming freshmen (from underrepresented groups) to become successful in STEM related fields at the University of Mississippi.  The program is designed to provide these students with an immersion experience illuminating the life of an effective STEM major from an academic and social perspective. The 2018 Bridge STEM Program will take place June 26 – July 26, 2018 during the second summer session.


  • Incoming Freshman at the University of Mississippi
  • STEM related major
  • ACT 22 or above

*Please contact us by January 2018 if you are interested in participating in the Bridge STEM Program.

The Bridge STEM Program offers several job positions for current IMAGE members such as mentor, tutor, counselor, and night coordinator.  These positions interact with the participants on a daily basis.


  • Fully active during the academic year
  • Available during the second summer session

*Ask about applying during the spring semester.