Impacto

What is STEM Impacto?

The STEM Impacto program seeks to increase the number of Hispanic and Pell Grant eligible students in STEM. At Moorpark College, this means helping students graduate (or transfer) and find great careers in Biotechnology, Biology, or Computer Network Systems Engineering

Our job is to help you succeed, whether that means landing the perfect job or getting into your dream school. 

 

How Do I Join?

Applying is easy. If you are a Hispanic OR Pell grant eligible student (you do not need to be both) actively pursuing a degree or certificate in Biotechnology, CNSE or Biology at Moorpark (or planning to transfer in one of these disciplines), STEM Impacto is for you!

APPLICATIONS FOR FALL22 NOW OPEN!  

 

Why Join?

As part of STEM Impacto, you are eligible for a $350 cash incentive and paid internships. You will also create deep connections with lead faculty, connect with a peer mentor and have access to both a specialized counselor and academic tutors. 

You will:

  • Find your people here at Moorpark.
  • Have a team of faculty, staff and peers all dedicated to your success.
  • Build a friend group to share successes and challenges.

If you have any questions about whether Impacto is right for you, please contact Melissa Johnson at mjohnson1@vcccd.edu or 805.553.4764.

 

Applications for Fall22 close August 26, 2022 so apply today!

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