Applicants must meet the following selection criteria:
- Indicate intention to pursue a post baccalaureate degree
- Have at least a 3.00 overall GPA
- Meet the eligibility criteria of low income and first generation students, or are a member of an underrepresented group in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) graduate education.
- Is currently enrolled at Delta State University or a transfer student enrolling at Delta State University the following semester.