STEP-UP supports high school juniors and
seniors from groups historically excluded
from science to spend a summer in a paid,
full-time, 8-week internship at research labs
near their home.

Our application is online. Scan the QR code below or
visit our website to see full eligibility requirements
and apply:

A complete application includes:

  • Completion of online Application Form &
    Application Essay (600 Words)
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • Official School Transcript

Apply by February 15, 2024

Click here for 2024 STEP-UP flyer

The Bellevue School District acknowledges that we learn, work, live and gather on the Indigenous Land of the Coast Salish peoples, specifically the Duwamish and Snoqualmie Tribes. We thank these caretakers of this land, who have lived and continue to live here, since time immemorial.