Harpur Edge Signature Programs
Harpur Edge signature programs are another way we help students take charge of their
liberal arts and sciences education. Learn more about these programs below:
Harpur Fellows Program
This program gives Harpur College undergraduates the opportunity to apply to receive
up to $4000 to design and conduct their own community service project anywhere in
the world during summer break!
Liberal Arts to Careers Externship (LACE)
This program matches Harpur undergraduates with Harpur alumni for a brief shadowing
experience at the sponsor's workplace during winter or summer break. Students can
explore career options and gain insights into the realities of the workplace.
Dr. Ellyn Uram Kaschak Summer Research Grant
This grant is awarded to a Harpur College undergraduate student conducting research
in the field of social justice for women and girls.
Pre-Law Public Interest Law Internship Summer Program
This Harpur Law Council program enables students to experience the practice of law
in the public sector by connecting them with Harpur Law Council member attorneys and
other Binghamton University law alumni.
Harpur College Summer Physician Mentor Program
This program offers sophomore/junior pre-medical students the opportunity to experience
the realities of medicine by shadowing Harpur alumni physicians in the New York metro
area over the summer.
Binghamton University Mentor Match Program
An online platform connecting Binghamton students with alumni — helping to prepare
them for a successful future, navigate their careers and, perhaps, explore new career
Need Help with Financial Assistance?
The Harpur Edge Student Support Fund was established to provide Harpur undergraduates with financial assistance to pursue experiential educational opportunities. Grants of up to $1,000 are available to students who qualify.
The Harpur High-Impact Student Learning Endowment provides students with grants of up to $4,000 to participate in High-Impact Learning opportunities provided by Harpur College.