Minority Outreach Programs

CSBi sponsors two minority outreach programs:

Undergraduate Summer Internship

10-week summer internship at MIT for undergraduates in their junior year. Students will conduct supervised research in the labs of the CSBi Technology Platform.

Faculty Sabbatical Program

Sabbatical for faculty at institutions serving significant numbers of economically disadvantaged and underrepresented minority students . Faculty will have the opportunity to develop new course materials and begin research collaborations with MIT faculty in an effort to introduce systems biology research to their institutions.

In addition, CSBi supports an EECS-sponsored outreach program for women:

Womens Technology Program (WTP) 4-week summer program in MIT EECS department that introduces high school girls in their junior year to fundamental topics in electrical engineering and computer science including hands-on projects, guest speakers and lab tours.