Eligibility & Financial Support


To be considered for admission into the STREAMS program, an applicant must:

  1. Be a United States citizen or permanent resident
  2. Have successfully completed one year at an accredited school or university
  3. Be a member of an underrepresented minority group (i.e., African-American, Native American/Alaskan Native, Hispanic, Hawaiian/Pacific Islander), an individual with a disability and/or an individual from a disadvantaged background
  4. Be a college student at the undergraduate or master’s level
  5. Be in good academic standing

Financial/Program Support

STREAMS participants receive a stipend of $400 per week, plus travel expenses and free housing in a university apartment.