Purdue Agribusiness Sci​ence Academy (PASA)
Summer Institute

The Office of Multicultural Programs (OMP) in the College of Agriculture at Purdue University will host 2, one day regional programs for middle school students, a three-day commuter/residential professional development for science teachers and a two-week residential pre-college summer enrichment program for high school students.​

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Tier 1 - ​PASA Middle School Summer Institute Day*​

Purdue Northwest Campus
May 9th, 2017
9am-2pm (lunch provided)


May 11th, 2017
9am-2pm (lunch provided)

​​​​*By Invitation Only ​

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Tier 2 - PASA Teacher S​ummer Institute Workshop


June 7th- 9th, 2017 - Applications Open January 1st, 2017​

Tier 2 Flyer

Registration Fee: $0.00

Applications Open January 1st, 2017

The Purdue Agribusiness Science Academy (PASA) for Science Teachers is offering a unique, on-campus or day visit learning opportunity that will provide high quality professional development for 8th-11th Science Teachers. The academy will bring teachers together to experience​ recent updates in plant, food, and biological sciences and to promote interactions among Teachers and Purdue Scientist.

Online Teacher Application​ (preferred)

Fillable PDF Form (email & printer friendly)

Fillable PASA Teacher Application17.pdfFillable Teacher Application17.pdf

Earn 2 CEUs

All forms for Tier 2 must be submitted by May 19th, 2017 

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​Tier 3 - PASA High School Summer Institute

​​JULY 9-22, 2017 - Applications Open January 1, 2017

Registration Fee: $350 - Fill out all applications (scholarships)

A 13-day residential program for high school students entering 10th, 11th and 12th grade with post-secondary aspiration and intensions. The intent is to immerse participants in a specific field of study, through a series of hands-on labs, and workshops designed to provide real-life experiences within the STEM fields throughout our academic departments offered through the College of Agriculture and College of Veterinary Medicine at Purdue University. Students will pick a track (theme) of study and have research projects to complete and present during the institute.

PASA Online Application (preferred)​ - Deadline June 2, 2017

Fillable PDF Forms (email & printer friendly)

Limited full scholarships available for students with Vet Medicine & Livestock research interest

-AgDiscovery Program Scholars Information and Application Process​​​ -AgDiscovery Flyer-2017.pdfAgDiscovery Flyer-2017.pdf ​

- AgDiscovery Fillable Scholarship Form - Deadline March 10, 2017

Limited partial scholarships available 
-PASA Needs Based Application ScholarshipDeadline June 2, 2017​​

Frequently Asked Questions​

Tier 3 - Application Checklist

Applications will not be considered unless all the following materials are completed and submitted before the deadline:
  1. Student Application Form
  2. Guidance Counselor Recommendation Form
  3. Teacher/Community Member Recommendation Form
  4. Official School Transcript – provided by your school  (Minimum 2.85 G.P.A.)

Tier 3 - Applications can be submitted:

  • Online (preferred): Application; Guidance Counselor Form; Recommendation Form
  • Email: Scan completed application forms, transcripts and email to: omp@purdue.edu 
  • Fax: transcripts and forms to Office of Multicultural Programs - College of Ag - PASA, 765-494-7420
  • Postal Mail: Office of Multicultural Programs, Re: PASA, 615 W. State St. #106, West Lafayette, IN 47907

All forms for Tier 3 must be submitted by June 2nd, 2017 - Final Deadline!

If you have any questions about the program or registration process, email to omp@purdue.edu or call 765-494-9586.

In accordance with Purdue policies, all persons have equal access to Purdue University’s educational programs, services and activities, without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, disability or status as a disabled or Vietnam-era veteran. If you have any questions or concerns regarding these policies, please contact the Office for the Vice President for Ethics and Compliance by email at vpec@purdue.edu or call (765) 494-5830.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

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