Kansas State University



KS-LSAMP Summer Program

Research Immersion: Pathways to STEM (RiPS)

RiPS is an 8-week summer research program coordinated by the Kansas Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (KS-LSAMP). This program pairs students with research mentors who then help students conduct an independent research project. The overall goal of this program is to provide summer academic and professional preparation to underrepresented students in STEM fields.

To learn more about the students who have participated in the program see:

2014 RiPS Participants





2015 RiPS Participants





2016 RiPS Participants





2017 RiPS Participants




2018 RiPS Participants





2019 RiPS Participants





To learn more about the faculty mentors involved with the program see:

2014 RiPS Mentors





2015 RiPS Mentors





2016 RiPS Mentors





2017 RiPS Mentors




2018 RiPS Mentors





2019 RiPS Mentors






Don’t forget to check out the information related to Personal Statements and Letters of Recommendations. You will need both for your application.