Funding from the U.S. National Science Foundation provides full financial support to all students selected to participate in the program. This includes:
Tuition and fees for two quarters
Housing in the SPMC dormitory
One round trip between the student's residence and SPMC
A work-study allowance of $3335 total to help defray food costs for the duration of the program
*Students are responsible for purchasing and preparing their own food. There is a well-equipped kitchen facility for that purpose.