Pipeline Programs and Events


  • ADVANCE Summer Institute

    ADVANCE seeks to prepare students for a successful graduate career at Stanford and continuously builds on their successes.

  • FAST Program

    A program where Stanford University graduate students mentor Future Advancers of Science and Technology (FAST) toward achieving their goals of answering open questions in science and engineering and create clever solutions to problems in their society.

  • Generation Sci: A Conference for the Next Generation of Scientists

    The Generation Science Conference aims to create opportunities for engagement between Stanford scientists and the community. The day-long conferences serves an audience of community college student attendees interested in STEM careers.

  • Stanford Institutes of Medicine Summer Program

    The Stanford Institutes of Medicine Summer Research Program is an eight-week program in which high school students from diverse backgrounds are invited to perform basic research on a medically-oriented project.

  • Stanford Medical Youth Science Program

    Stanford Medical Youth Science Program is a five-week residential enrichment program focused on science and medicine that is open to low-income and underrepresented minority high school sophomores and juniors who live in Northern and Central California.

  • Bing Overseas Studies Program in Oaxaca

    The Bing Overseas Studies Program in Oaxaca is a unique service-learning program that provides students with a deep understanding of the social, economic, and cultural factors impacting the health of Mexicans and Mexican immigrants to the United States.

  • Design Thinking Workshop

    The Design Thinking Medicine Challenge is an opportunity for San Francisco Bay and surrounding area undergraduates to come together, learn about the Design Thinking principles, and apply them to a challenge threatens the health and wellness of a community in the Bay Area.

  • Perry Outreach Program

    The Perry Initiative is committed to inspiring young women to be leaders in the exciting fields of orthopaedic surgery and engineering by running hands-on outreach programs across the country for women students in high school, college, and medical school.

  • Science Bus

    The Science Bus is an after-school science program at the East Palo Alto Charter School that aims to enrich the school's regular science curriculum.

  • Leadership Experience for Aspiring Physicians

    Leadership Education for Aspiring Physicians (LEAP) is a project-based seminar series designed for Bay Area premedical students seeking structured leadership development while improving community health and wellness.

  • Dia de los Muertos Pre-Health Conference

    This day-long event provides academic, professional, cultural and social support to Chicanos and Latinos pursuing careers in the areas of science, medicine and public health.

  • International Visiting Students Program

    The International Visiting Students Program aims to add value to elective clerkships by exposing students to an international perspective on medicine.

  • SMASH Medical Curriculum

    The Summer Math and Science Honors (SMASH) Academy summer outreach program for high school students includes a weekly full-day interactive module focused on careers in healthcare to inspire diverse science-minded high school students to consider a future in the medical and health fields.

  • Stanford Clinical Opportunity for Residency Experience (SCORE)

    The specific goals of SCORE are to (1) increase the recruitment of diverse trainees into academic medicine, (2) provide education and career development in support of Stanford Medicine’s mission, (3) enhance the educational experience of Stanford medical students by increasing interactions with trainees from diverse backgrounds, and (4) foster opportunities for collaboration with other institutions where the visiting trainees are based.

  • Stanford Preview/African American, Black, and Caribbean Initiative

    Stanford Preview is designed to introduce diverse sophomores and juniors to the Stanford University campus and provide guidance in the graduate school admissions process.

  • Stanford Summer Community College Premed Program (SSCCPP)

    The Stanford Summer Community College Premedical Program (SSCCPP) targets current community college students considered low-income and/or underrepresented in medicine providing exposure to medicine and health.

  • Stanford Summer Research Program/Amgen Scholars Program

    The Stanford Summer Research Program-Amgen Scholars Program is a fully-funded research-intensive residential program that takes place on Stanford’s campus for a nine-week period.

  • Stanford Science Penpals

    Stanford Science Penpals connects 6th-12th graders across the U.S. to Stanford scientists to inspire underserved students by connecting them with strong science mentors.

  • SUMMA Conference

    Ideal for high school and undergraduate students considering medicine as a career, the day-long SUMMA conference offers an in-depth experience of what it takes to enter the medical field and succeed.

  • Health Career Collaborative

    The Health Career Collaborative is a national program that aims to connect medical students with high school students from backgrounds underrepresented in medicine.

  • Stanford Postdoctoral Recruitment Initiative in Sciences and Medicine (PRISM)

    Stanford Postdoctoral Recruitment Initiative in Sciences and Medicine (PRISM) enables graduate students who might not typically consider a postdoc at Stanford the opportunity to see first-hand if Stanford would be a good match for them.