Thank you for your interest in the University City Science Center's Building an Understanding of Lab Basics (BULB) workforce program built in partnership with eCLOSE Institute! Aditionally, financial literacy training will be provided by Citizen's Bank and concepts & principles of cell and gene therapy will be instructed by Harrisburg University. This is no-cost, adult training program that focuses on building Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) industry skills and advancing at work.
In partnership with eCLOSE Institute, participants will receive basic laboratory environment skills that can be applied to multiple roles in the STEM industry. Graduates of the program will receive:
This application can take 45-minutes or more to complete, first answer the five questions below to determine if you are eligible to fill out the application. To qualify, you would need to answer "yes" to all five questions.
- A laptop
- A stipend
- Lab materials and supplies
- A STEM mentor
- Access to online learning modules beyond program completion
- Certificate of completion from Harrisburg University