Expectations and Requirements

To maintain Participant or Research Scholar status in the Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) program, students will be required to follow certain requirements and expectations as set forth by the LSAMP program.

 

TO MAINTAIN PARTICIPANT STATUS, THE FOLLOWING EXPECTATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS MUST BE MET:

  • Submit Expectation & Requirement Form
  • Submit Photo Waiver Form.
  • Attend at least two STEM related extracurricular activity such as, conferences, workshops, science presentations and seminars including online events during each semester. 
  • Schedule a 10-minute, online advising meeting with the LSAMP Director during each semester  ( FALL: by  December 11, 2020;  SPRING: by May 14, 2021) . (Email will be sent requesting you to schedule a 10-minute Zoom meeting around December 4).
  • Complete online evaluation forms by the requested deadlines ( FALL 2020 Evals: by December  11, 2020;  SPRING 2021 Evals: by May 14, 2021) . (Email will be sent with a link to the evaluation form around December 4 and May 7).

 

TO MAINTAIN RESEARCH SCHOLAR STATUS, THE FOLLOWING EXPECTATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS MUST BE MET: 

  • Attend the LSAMP orientation on Friday, September 25, 2020 at 6:00pm via Zoom.
  • Submit Expectation & Requirement Form by September 25, 2020.
  • Submit Photo Waiver Form by September 25, 2020.
  • Submit a copy of your unofficial transcript (from Titan Online) by September 25, 2020.
  • Submit a copy of your financial aid statement (from Titan Online) by September 25, 2020.
  • Submit a photo of yourself working on your research project in the lab by October 9, 2020.
  • Submit a short biography describing academic and career related achievements and goals (see http://www.fullerton.edu/lsamp/about/researchscholars/2019-2020.php for sample bios) by October 9, 2020.
  • Complete the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative Responsible Conduct of Research (CITI-RCR) Training (new scholars only) at https://about.citiprogram.org/en/homepage/ and e-mail certificate of completion to lsamp@fullerton.edu         by October 9, 2020.
  • Attend the California Forum for Diversity in Graduate Education (online), October 12-16, 2020.
  • Attend at least two other STEM related extracurricular activity such as, conferences, workshops, science presentations and seminars including online events during each semester (FALL: by  December 11, 2020;  SPRING: by May 14, 2021).
  • Schedule a 10-minute, online advising meeting with the LSAMP Director during each semester (FALL: by December 11, 2020;  SPRING: by May 14, 2021). (Email will be sent requesting you to schedule a 10-minute Zoom meeting around December 1 and May 1).
  • Perform research for a minimum of 6-8 hours per week as approved by your faculty/research mentor each semester.
  • Present (poster or oral) at a STEM related conference/workshop including online events by May 14, 2021.
  • Maintain a minimum of 2.75 semester GPA in major courses.
  • Agree to include the National Science Foundation grant number (NSF Grant #1826490) on all materials that are to be presented in any venue including posters, papers, and oral or power point presentations. 
  • Complete online evaluation form by the requested deadlines (FALL 2020 Evals: by December 11, 2020;  SPRING 2021 Evals: by May 14, 2021 ) . (Email will be sent with a link to the evaluation form around December 1 and May 1).
*Please be advised: LSAMP Research Scholar requirements and expectations are subject to changes and updates each semester.