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Hispanic Youth Research & Leadership Program


Program Overview

Participants get a taste of college life, develop an understanding of the complex skills in research and gain information on the opportunities available through the STEM field. This 9 day, 8 night camp ends with a presentation of research for staff and family.   

Why Apply?

  • Meet professionals in the STEM field from the community and UNM.
  • Develop research and leadership skills.
  • Gain career and college readiness preparation.
  • Visit the UNM School or Engineering and School of Medicine
  • Live in the UNM Dorms and meet new friends from all around New Mexico.

Who should apply?

  • Current New Mexico Residents
  • Current high school freshman, sophomores and juniors
  • Low Income and/or first generation and/or underrepresented population.


FREE!* 30 students are selected for this 9 day, 8 night residential camp at the University of New Mexico in June.

*Transportation to and from the camp at UNM on the 1st and last day of programming must be provided by the parent/guardian.

Click HERE  to apply online