Thank you for supporting AISS and our Scholars at the 3rd Annual AISS Bridging the Gap Celebration on May 7th at the Bowers Museum.
A special thank you and appreciation to the volunteers that helped at the event. AISS is also grateful for the generosity expressed by our supporters that evening.
AISS Bridging the gap between high school and college (featuring Edgar Sanchez):
AISS scholars and alumni rise from hardship to soar in excellence:
AISS students attending University of California Tau Beta Pi fraternity in Math and Science:
See our new class of 2013 AISS Scholars:
To help economically disadvantaged high school students gain a university education in the careers of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM).
- Motivate youth to specialize in the fields that are the future of our country, educational system, employment opportunities.
- Coordinate industry and academic partners to motivate and assist our students in applying to colleges and universities, majoring in STEM fields.
- Help parents of economically disadvantaged high school students understand the value of a higher education and access the resources necessary to enable their children to obtain an university education.
- Provide training on “cultural capital” to the students: leadership, team-work, cooperation, time management, manners, attire, comportment and personal presentation skills.