A 3 year residential college prep program where students are able to deepen their STEM education. Each summer, participants attend a different university for tuition-free studies, and participate in monthly programs during the school year. Each student also has a mentor in he STEM field, with whom they can connect.
Applicants must have a minimum 8th grade 3.0 GPA or equivalent and be in 9th grade at time of application. In addition, they must attend a public high school or private high school via scholarship and reside in the US within 50 miles of a SMASH site. Student should have strong mathematics skills appropriate for grade level, as determined by state standardized math test scores. Lastly, applicants to SMASH Morehouse must be male.