URM, or Underrepresented Minorities are a huge part of Johns Hopkins University. URM High School Development is integral to the future of neuroscience through our Underrepresented Minority Neuroscience Program. Johns Hopkins University and the Solomon H. Snyder Department of Neuroscience at John Hopkins University.
High school students do not receive the same opportunities, and many do not get to see their true potential. At John Hopkins University we find that to be tragic. We believe becoming the top of your field simply needs an invested pupil and a talented group of instructors willing to educate youth. Our High School Students are
For example, the Jackie Robinson Foundation provides 30,000 dollars over four years to minority high school students showing leadership potential and demonstrating financial need to attend an accredited 4-year college or university of their choice. The Jackie Robinson foundation’s program is an excellent tool to fund URM high school development, and Johns Hopkins is happy to accept the Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship for our high school neuroscience programs.
The Jackie Robinson Foundation has several eligibility requirements for consideration. These include; the applicant must be a graduating high school senior, plant to attend an accredited and approved four-year institution within the United States, show leadership potential, demonstrate a dedication to community service, present evidence of financial need, be a united states citizen, have a minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined on the math and critical reading sections or a composite ACT score of 21, not possess a degree from a 2 or 4-year college when applying for the scholarship.
Learn more about The Solomon H. Snyder Department of Neuroscience on our website or by contacting us. Several research and internship opportunities for highly motivated high school students are available through the department of neuroscience at Johns Hopkins.