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STEM Academy for Bioscience

MAY. 31 – JUN. 30 | MON. – THURS. | 9 AM – 5 PM

STEM Academy for Bioscience prepares you for college success in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math fields. Focused on STEM fields, this summer program includes college success workshops on business etiquette, research, poster presenting, and grant writing and application. Students will attend field trips to labs, and participate in industry mentorship and mentor meals. Lunch is provided.

Free Program

Minority students who qualify will receive a stipend that will cover the cost of the program. The program consists of five college credits (BIO 107 and AAA 115).

Who can apply

High school seniors (class of 2016) or high school students who have previously completed at least one college course US Citizens or legal residents Students that test into college level math

Important dates

  • Deadline to apply: Monday, May 2, 2016
  • Notification of Acceptance: Wednesday, May 18
  • Orientation: Monday, May 23
  • Poster Presentation: Wednesday, June 29


For those who do not qualify for the stipend, tuition is $485.


Applications may be submitted by fax, mail or email.


Yvette Espinosa,
South Mountain Community College,
Bioscience Summer Camp,
7050 S. 24th Street,
Phoenix, AZ 85042,
Email: Yvette Espinosa

Fax: 602.243.8080