The Virginia-North Carolina Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation | Thomas Nelson Community College

The Virginia-North Carolina Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation

The Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) aims to increase the quality and quantity of students successfully completing science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) baccalaureate degree programs.

The Virginia-North Carolina Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation strives for diversification of the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) workforce, with an emphasis on increasing the number of underrepresented minority students earning baccalaureate degrees and matriculating to graduate school.

LSAMP Program at Thomas Nelson

Minority Students are invited to participate in Thomas Nelson Community College’s Program funded by Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) Grant. This program offers multiple benefits to the students:

  • Make new friends and build a team
  • Discover resources available to you at Thomas Nelson
  • Develop a custom fit Academic Plan
  • Visit STEM-related workplaces
  • Get inspired by STEM leaders
  • Refresh your math, if needed
  • Serve your community
  • Complete your first class at TNCC: SDV 100 for STEM*
  • Find your mentor

Eligibility

  • United States citizen or permanent resident
  • Majoring in a STEM discipline
  • Ability/desire to maintain strong math skills
  • Attend all sessions of this program
  • Commitment to devote a minimum of 3 hours per month to LSAMP activities

*Tuition reimbursed upon successful completion of the program.