About Us


A joint undergraduate scholarship of the ETSU Departments of Mathematics & Biological Sciences and Institute for Quantitative Biology (IQB).

Funded by the National Science Foundation by a 5-year, $1 millionĀ  STEP grant awarded to ETSU.

Thee Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Talent Expansion Program (STEP) seeks to increase the number of students (U.S. citizens or permanent residents) receiving associate or baccalaureate degree in established or emerging fields within science, technology, engineering, & mathematics.

Purpose of the ETSU TEQB Program:

To provide a research-intensive curriculum in quantitative biology for a total of 4 cohorts of talented undergraduate students who have the potential to develop a successful academic career in the confluence of mathematical, biological & computing sciences. The program includes undergraduate research scholarship.