UCSB SACNAS Career Pathways Program-Opens Application

June 1, 2022


The UCSB Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) Career Pathways Program is currently accepting grant applications for travel/experience dates through December 31, 2022. The goal of the program is to provide opportunities for students to engage in professional development or training that will inform and prepare them for post-graduation career opportunities or advanced academic pursuits. 

For Fall travel, fill out an application by Sunday, August 21, 2022


  • All currently enrolled full-time UCSB STEM majors 
  • US Citizens or Permanent Residents 
  • Priority will be given to students who demonstrate financial need and/or identify as being from a group underrepresented in their discipline 

Undergraduate students are encouraged to apply for these grants to support opportunities including, but not limited to: 

Attending or presenting at scientific conferences (e.g., SACNAS, SHPE, NSBE, APS, AAAS,etc.) 
Visits to graduate school programs 
Group visits to job shadow at a company 

**SACNAS Career Pathways Application Link**

Questions? Please contact M. Ofelia Aguirre Paden (aguirre@ucsb.edu)


  • Voice: 805.893-7472
  • Fax: 805.893-6132


Center for Science and Engineering Partnerships
University of California
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-6105