Bridge to the Ph.D. Program in STEM

The Department of Statistics is proud to participate in Columbia University’s Bridge to the Ph.D. Program in STEM! This two-year training program is designed to increase the participation of students from underrepresented groups in Ph.D. programs in STEM disciplines.

Supported by the National Science Foundation, the Bridge Program is a research, academic, and mentoring experience for post-baccalaureates seeking to strengthen their graduate school applications and to prepare for the successful transition into Ph.D. programs.

We are currently accepting applications for the 2021 cohort. Interested in becoming a Bridge Scholar? Attend an Information Session on January 27 or February 4, 2021. See the Overview for Prospective Applicants


2021 Application Deadline: February 15, 2021


Department Contact: Zammy Diaz Lebron, Assistant Director of Strategic Relations 


Bridge Flyer (Applicants 2020)