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Student Application

This form is for juniors in the Philadelphia region looking to apply for the SPROUT program at Temple University’s College of Science & Technology. Applications must be submitted no later than Friday, March 18th to be considered.

Note: The application deadline, initially Friday, March 4, has been extended by two weeks.

Program Offers:

  • Competitive stipend
  • Travel assistance (if needed)
  • One-on-one mentorship with a CST Faculty Researcher
  • Introduction to graduate-level research


  • High school junior at the time of application
  • Resident of Philadelphia
  • Historically underrepresented populations/first-generation students preferred 


  • Letter of recommendation from a teacher (any grade/subject)
  • Unofficial high school transcript
    • File name format: Lastname_Firstname_TRANSCRIPT.pdf
  • Open-Ended Response Question Responses:
    • Please note that there is are word limits for these prompts.

NOTE: This application will automatically close after March 18 at 11:59 PM.