April 20, 2018 | AAAS 2018 Winners!
Three UCI undergraduates participating in the Ayala School of Biological Sciences Minority Science Programs (MSP) received awards for their research presentations at the poster competition Read More

April 6, 2018 | MSP National Science Foundation (NSF) Undergraduate Winner!
An MSP undergraduate student, Lynnette Jackson, received the National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship (GRFP) Award. This award is one of the most competitive and Read More

April 4, 2018 | MSP National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Winner!
Another MSP student from the laboratory of Dr. Francisco Ayala and Dr. Luis Mota-Bravo received the 2018 National Science Foundation's (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program Read More

November 30, 2017 | Sigma Xi 2017 winners
  [caption id="attachment_779" align="aligncenter" width="694"]  MSP Sigma Xi Participants[/caption] Four MSP students received awards at the 2017 Sigma Xi conference in Raleigh, NC. Two of them Read More

November 30, 2017 | Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) Winners 2017
  [caption id="attachment_766" align="aligncenter" width="654"] MSP ABRCMS Participants[/caption] Eight MSP students won awards at the 2017 ABRCMS conference in Phoenix, AZ. All of them conducted their Read More

July 25, 2017 | MSP Seminar Discussion Panel- Summer 2017
Every quarter MSP students participate in a panel discussion led by Dr. Francisco J. Ayala. This summer, selected students were assigned a chapter from required Read More

July 25, 2017 | MBRS and Bridges Intensive Research Workshop 2017
Every year the MSP recruits underrepresented students from UCI and local Community Colleges to train and help them advance their careers in biomedical research. The MSP Read More

July 25, 2017 | MSP Senior Panel 2017
  [caption id="attachment_638" align="aligncenter" width="574"] MSP Class of 2017[/caption] This year the MSP sent students to Ph.D. schools including Yale, Stanford, UC Berkeley and many more Read More