Summer Bridge Program Benefit

By participating in Summer Bridge, participants will:

  • Immediately be eligible for additional funding (grant aid) if they meet requirements.
  • Receive a peer mentor for the first year of college
  • Have extensive networking opportunities
  • Have an opportunity to partake in local community service
  • Enjoy the benefits of participation in a federally-funded TRiO program that provides customized interventions to aid in meeting long-term professional goals

Get a head start at the UofM:

  • Start building relationships with professors, administrators, staff, and peer mentors, creating a unique support system.
  • Gain an edge with early access and exposure to campus life and resources.
  • Build a small community among peers, developing lifelong friendships.


SSP Summer Bridge Program

For more information please contact Dr. Vonda Scipio at vkscipio@memphis.edu or 901.678.1583.