LSAMP Bridge to the Doctorate at Howard University

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Categories: NSF Bridge to the Doctorate, Graduate

Date: 8/2/2019

Howard University is a recent recipient of the Bridge to the Doctorate Fellowship grant, funded by the NSF. We are now actively recruiting nine (12) talented Fellows for this prestigious award for the 2019-2020 academic year. We welcome nominations of capable STEM students for the fellowship program.

  • Have participated in an LSAMP Program (or similar programs such as McNair, CSTEP, AGEP at a LSAMP institution - see application)
  • Have obtained a Bachelors in a STEM Discipline
  • Be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Have a 3.2 or higher GPA
  • Plan to matriculate into a STEM doctoral degree program at Howard University; Have submitted an application and been accepted to a Ph.D. STEM program at Howard University

  • A two year fellowship of $32,000 annually
  • Full tuition
  • Support services and faculty /professional mentoring
  • Opportunities to attend academic and professional workshops.

STEM Graduate Programs
  • Anatomy
  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Electrical Engineering Computer Science
  • Genetics & Human Genetics
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Microbiology
  • Nutritional Sciences
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Pharmacology
  • Physics & Astronomy
  • Physiology & Biophysics

The Mathematics Department at Howard University has four HU Bridge to Doctorate Fellowships available starting the Fall of 2019. All undergraduates at these LSAMP participating universities (past and present) are encouraged to apply.

Please feel free to contact us at or by phone at 1-202-865-8568 or contact Dr. Katharine Gurski, Director of Graduate Studies at

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