Andover’s longest-running educational outreach program, (MS)2 advances diversity in the STEM fields by developing the competencies and self-confidence of outstanding high school students of color. The three-summer, residential program challenges students intellectually and exposes them to peers and educators with diverse backgrounds, life experiences, and aspirations.

Hear directly from (MS)2 scholars as they experience classes, extracurriculars, and personal transformations.

This competitive and rigorous program is free of charge for all students selected thanks to our generous donors.

(MS)2 will run from June 28 through July 31, 2022 on the campus of Phillips Academy. Program highlights include:

  • FREE - no tuition or fees, transportation included
  • 3 consecutive summers - scholars enter after 9th grade
  • 5 weeks each summer
  • Rigorous STEM curriculum with excellent teachers
  • College counseling
  • Athletics and student activity options
  • 24-7 access to campus clinicians through the Sykes Wellness Center
  • International learning community where lifelong friendships are made
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(MS)2 is searching for its next leader!

The Director role is a year-round position focused on the strategic, operational, and instructional leadership of the program, charged with ensuring that (MS)2 makes a deep, sustaining, and transformative impact on our community of 110 students each summer, and our 1000+ alumni. Learn more about the Director position and apply here.


The (MS)2 office is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. EST. (MS)2 Interim Director Carolyn Zimmer can be reached at [email protected] or 978-749-4402.

Mathematics & Science for Minority Students
Phillips Academy
180 Main Street
Andover, MA 01810

If you have questions about making a gift or sponsoring a scholar, please contact Beth Parsons at 978-749-4523.

2021 Program Report

Meet (MS)2

We're excited to meet you! Please contact us with any questions.

Dianne Domenech-Burgos

Interim Chief of Staff

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Carolyn Zimmer

Interim Director

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