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American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), EntryPoint!
Director: Virginia Stern
Program Manager: Laureen Summers
Address: 1200 New York Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, 20005
Voice: (202) 326-6649
TTY: (202) 326-6649
Fax: (202) 371-9849
In 1975, the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) initiated the Project on Science, Technology, and Disability to improve entry and advancement in science, math, and engineering for people with disabilities. Through its program EntryPoint!, the project recruits undergraduate and graduate students with disabilities who are majoring in science, engineering, mathematics, computer science, and some business fields for paid, 10-week, summer opportunities at corporations, federal agencies, and university science laboratories. Interested students should visit the website and fill out a pre-application.