Students are housed on campus alongside students participating in other summer programs.
Students receive a competitive stipend to cover food and other personal expenses during the program.
The program reimburses students who must fly or use rail or coach bus services. Reimbursements are limited to the mentioned categories and require proof of payment.
Our program targets undergraduate juniors from backgrounds historically marginalized from academia and the astronomical sciences in particular. While there is a preference for students of color, we welcome applications from students of all backgrounds. Our application review process considers historical disparities and the tendency for traditional application practices to reproduce racial disparities in academia.