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STEM Alliance

STEM Alliance gives you access to unique learning opportunities in science, technology, engineering, and math. Our goal is to increase the number of graduates who are underrepresented in the STEM field. We also want to thrive as a future scientist, engineer, mathematicians, and world citizen.

What You Get

Be part of our community and get access to people and resources that will help you succeed in a STEM field.

  • A supportive community of STEM peers
  • Mentorship from faculty and staff
  • Research opportunities
  • Access to competitive and paid internships
  • Professional development
  • Academic coaching

Join STEM Alliance

Complete the application form


  • Full-time enrollment as an Illinois State undergraduate
  • Identify as African-American, Latino/a, Alaskan Native, American Indian, or Native Pacific Islander
  • U.S. citizenship or permanent residency
  • Good academic standing
  • Major in, or have the intent to major in, science, mathematics, engineering or technology disciplines, or teacher education in one of these disciplines

Become a STEM Mentor

For students to succeed, they need strong relationships with faculty and staff. As a STEM Alliance mentor, you can help students with research projects, internships, networking, and professional development opportunities.

Get ready to make a difference. Contact us to become a mentor