Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU)

CDU is a private non-profit student-centered University, committed to cultivating diverse health professional leaders dedicated to social justice and health equity for underserved populations.


2 Submitted Ideas

  • LEARN ·2019 Grants Challenge

    Science, Health, Football & Fun!

    CDU is expanding its PK-12th-grade pipeline program initiative to provide under-resourced and underserved students kinesthetic instruction in the Saturday Science Academy II Program (SSA II). SSA II offers year-round opportunities for students and parents linked to the student’s current interest in a world setting. Students in the program deepen their understanding of Science, Technology, Engineering, Math and Medicine (STEMM), as they prepare to be the next generation of STEMM professionals.

  • LEARN ·2018 Grants Challenge
    🎉 Finalist

    Saturday Science Academy II: Preparing the Next Generation of STEM & Health Care Leaders

    Saturday Science Academy II prepares underrepresented preschool through 12th grade students for careers in Science and health care through an engaging curriculum and hands-on STEM activities.