LSAMP STEM Ambassadors

LSAMP STEM Ambassadors help LSAMP Scholars at community colleges and WSU incoming first-year and transfer students plus current LSAMP participants to:

  • Connect with research opportunities and resources.
  • Assist in the planning and organizing of workshops and events for the WSU LSAMP program.
  • Create a comfortable, diverse community for students in STEM that are members of historically excluded peoples.

STEM Ambassadors are expected to:

  • Regularly communicate with community college scholars.
  • Co-coordinate LSAMP activities such as conferences, trainings, and banquets.
  • Participate in monthly trainings on topics such as cultural competencies and professional development.

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Become an Ambassador


  • Must be a full-time LSAMP eligible student
  • Have a 2.7 cumulative GPA
  • Have attended at least two years at WSU (48 credits) or more
  • Demonstrate high ethical standards and cultural competency
  • Must commit to 2-3 hours a week
  • Must communicate and work well with others


  • Train to be a leader
  • Improve communication and collaboration skills
  • Network with peers and professionals
  • Polish skills using various social media platforms
  • Obtain personalized letters of recommendation
  • Increase your level of self-confidence
  • Improve your organizational skills
  • Receive semester stipends for your efforts