Why is LA-STEM Unique ?

The LA-STEM Research Scholars Program is much more than "a scholarship". Our program provides exceptional students with the opportunity to enhance their academic experiences and to develop as leaders both at LSU and within the community. The participants experience a family atmosphere while they are exposed to all of the resources available to them at a large, research oriented university, which contributes to their success in the STEM disciplines.  LA-STEM offers multi-faceted training and employs a holistic development learning approach. LA-STEM Participants receive unique advantages that traditional STEM students seldom experience: