Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q: If I´m interested to attend BSP, how do I apply?
A: You should prepare a detailed resume, one to three letters of recommendation, a letter of intent and send it to

Q: Does BSP have tuition?
A: No, BSP has generous sponsors that support the program.

Q: Can I apply if I am under 18? 
A: Absolutely; however, parental consent and Massachusetts work permit are required.

Q: How do I know if I have been accepted into BSP?
A: Students accepted are notified by March 15th.

Q: How long do I need to attend to BSP?
A: BSP is a ten-week long, but accommodations can be made for up to two weeks of absence. It's expected you attend up to 35 hours per week. 

Q: How can I apply to the summer simulator?
A: MEDscience is a partner program, you can find application information on its website.

Q: How can my children attend to HMS KIDS or Science savvy?
A: By participating in the host after-school program B-SAFE for HMS KIDS, or Boys and Girls Club Boston for Science savvy.

Q: What if I have more questions?
A: You can email to or leave a message in the "contac us" section.