Bridge to Biostats Summer Program (B2BSP)



The Bridge to Biostats Summer Program is a paid 6-week, in-person summer experiential learning program intended for New York City high school students from underrepresented backgrounds interested in data science and computing.


Application Link:

All applications materials are due by on March 1st, 2024.

B2BSP will run from Monday, July 1st to Friday, August 9th

Questions? Send an email to [email protected]

2024 program info:

Monday, July 1 – Friday, August 9

Full-time in midtown Manhattan

$199/week stipend

Applications open February 5th, 2024

Applications due – March 1st, 2024

Eligibility & requirements:

  • High school student (rising sophomore to rising senior)
  • Priority given to underrepresented minority and low-income backgrounds
  • Interest in quantitative subjects (for example: math, computer science, statistics, data science)
  • Can commute to midtown Manhattan (633 3rd Avenue New York, NY 10017) Monday-Friday
  • One letter of recommendation
  • Unofficial transcript

Students will:

  • Learn fundamentals of statistics
  • Learn basic programming in R
  • Attend “statistical thinking” sessions
  • Work on a cancer data analysis project and present results
  • Be mentored by professional Biostatisticians
  • Attend SAT prep classes and college/academic development workshops.