Outreach Programs

Louisiana Alliance for Minority Participation (LAMP)

Primary objective of the Louis-Stokes Louisiana Alliance for Minority Participation (LS-LAMP) program is to provide minority STEM students with educational enrichment e.g., peer tutoring, summer research opportunities, conference participation, and modest financial support via book awards, GRE preparation books, summer tuition assistance. Students participate in K-12 and peer tutoring activities.

LAMP webpage

Louisiana Aerospace Catalyst Experiences for Students (LaAces)

LaACES is the Louisiana Aerospace Catalyst Experiences for Students project, funded at Louisiana State University by NASA's National Space Grant College and Fellowship program. LaACES gives undergraduate students an opportunity to design, build, and fly an electronic payload to altitudes of 100,000 ft on a high altitude weather balloon.

LaACES webpage