About the BD Program | LSU Office of Strategic Initiatives


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Tyrslai Williams-Carter, PhD
Director, Office of Strategic Initiatives 
Louisiana State University
210 Hatcher Hall
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
office 225-578-4004
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About the BD Program

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BD fellows receive tremendous benefits including:

  • In-state tuition and non-resident fees
  • Two-year Fellowship at $30,000 annually
  • Individualized faculty mentoring and coaching
  • Participation in professional conferences
  • Research and professional opportunities
  • Enriched academic services and support
  • Outreach experiences


The LSU Bridge to the Doctorate Program is not currently accepting new fellows.