"BSP has allowed me to feel supported and affirmed in times of confusion and wandering in the world of health and medicine. Because of the welcoming energy, amazingly connected and intelligent staff, I have been able to develop a bright and defined path towards my future." - Isabeth Mendoza, Class of 2015
"The BSP program helped me to improve upon my skill sets as a student, provided informational resources to a diversity of careers in the biomedical field, and above all, gave me the confidence I needed to pursue a career in academia." - Phillip Tai, Ph.D., Class of 2001.
"BSP allowed me to hone in on my passions in a safe place where I was always supported. It's so rare to find a group that genuinely wants you to succeed and give back to your community. Saying I'm a BSPer is a privilege that I never take for granted." - Betial Asmerom, Class of 2012
"BSP and our community has been an invaluable experience that contributed greatly to my admission to medical school. I have no doubt at all that because of my participation in BSP, the resources, mentorship, and network it has provided, I have gotten to where I am. I am extremely grateful and would love to pay it forward to any other BSPer whom I can help along the way." - Gricelda Gomez, Class of 2009. Currently attending Harvard Medical School.
"BSP is my home away from home. Not only does BSP provide me with a safe space, but also it gives me the courage and ability to thrive in the sciences and dream BIG." - Christine Ihuoma Chilaka, Class of 2015
Your donation to the Biology Scholars Program Fund supports our members by providing stipends for research and pre-med internships, funding for community building opportunities that provide peer mentoring and advising, and funding for students to travel and attend national research and pre-medical conferences.