St. Jude has opportunities for students in grades K-12 to experience authentic science learning opportunities either at their home school or on-site at St. Jude.
Cancer Education and Outreach Program
The St. Jude Cancer Education and Outreach Program aims to increase diversity of the biomedical workforce by addressing inequities in K-12 STEM education. Through intentional school partnerships, the Cancer Education and Outreach Program engages in curriculum co-design projects and out-of-school time programming to increase access and opportunities for youth to participate in authentic science learning opportunities.
Memphis STEM in Medicine (MemSTEMM) Research Immersion Program
The Memphis STEM in Medicine (MemSTEMM) Research Immersion Program offers funded internships for Memphis-area high school and college students in laboratory, psychology, epidemiology, clinical or data science research. A primary goal of the program is to provide access and opportunities to participate in mentored research experience that have excluded women and people of color from science careers.