Welcome to BOOST!

BOOST (Building Opportunities and Overtures in Science and Technology) is a multidimensional program is designed to excite young people – particularly underrepresented minorities, girls, and kids from economically challenged backgrounds – about science and inspire them to pursue careers in medicine and related fields.  BOOST is funded through a grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Science Education Partnership Award.


Science Saturdays (every 3rd Saturday of the month)
– BOOST, XL & XXL (6th,7th, and 8th Graders)
Duke University, East Campus Building, 1304 Campus Dr, Durham NC
– XG (High Schoolers)
Duke University, Mary Duke Biddle Trent Semans Center, 8 Searle Cntr Drive, Durham NC