June 7-10, 2020

The Minority Youth Science Academy at Samford University is a three-day residential program offering college preparation and mentoring for outstanding minority high school students who aspire to careers in the sciences.

A limited number of rising 10th-12th grade students will live and study at one of the region’s top universities as they enjoy activities including:

  • Experiments in biology and engineering/technology
  • college application counseling
  • study skills and test preparation
  • teamwork games and movie night
  • Q&A with minority scientists and college science students


The program fee of $425 includes tuition, room, meals, materials, field trips and entertainment activities. Register before May 15, 2020 to ensure participation.


A limited number of need-based scholarships are available. Please contact that Office of Diversity and Intercultural Initiatives for further information at mysa@samford.edu.

Register Online STEMCareer.com