Apply to LSAMP

Apply for the Ohio State LSAMP Program

Ohio State LSAMP Scholars are selected from the incoming class of admitted students.

Applications open Spring 2021 Semester for freshmen entering autumn 2021.


To be eligible to participate in LSAMP programming, students must:

  • Be an underrepresented minority as described by the LSAMP program description (African American, Hispanic, American Indian, Alaskan Native, Native Hawaiian, Native Pacific Islander)

  • Be a U.S. citizen, U.S. national, or permanent resident of the U.S. or its possessions

  • Be enrolled at a participating institution in an undergraduate major in a STEM discipline and/or an area within the LSAMP CIP Code

LSAMP Programming
  • advisement and counseling

  • bridge and early arrival programs

  • tutoring and supplemental instruction

  • peer mentoring

  • faculty mentoring

  • undergraduate research

  • social activities

  • workshops and activities for academic and professional development

  • conference and travel opportunities


Students who are selected to be LSAMP Scholars will receive stipends for their participation in LSAMP programming.

LSAMP Early Arrival Program

Selected students are required to attend the LSAMP Early Arrival Program.

Selection is based on program eligibility and responses to the following questions:

  1. What are your career aspirations?

  2. How will the LSAMP Program assist you in reaching your career aspiration(s)?


Interested students, if you have questions, please contact:

Abby Kincaid, M.Ed. | Ohio State LSAMP Program Coordinator
Phone: 614-247-5446 | Email: