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Florida A&M University has been awarded an education and research grant totaling $15 million from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to meet the agency’s workforce needs in areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) that support NOAA’s mission.
ALBANY, GA — The U.S. Department of Education announced that nine Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) colleges will share $23.5 million from two federal grants. The money is for improving the colleges’ abilities to serve African-American and low- and middle-income students.
Santa Monica College, along with UCLA, has been awarded a $5.8 million federal grant to help the school recruit, educate, and give guidance to underrepresented minority students into the fields of science, technology, engineering and math.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced recently that the University of the District of Columbia is among 12 colleges and universities serving large minority populations that will receive $2,898,578 in grants to strengthen education programs in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).
RIVERSIDE, Calif. – The National Science Foundation has awarded the University of California, Riverside a $599,219 grant to develop a program aimed at recruiting, retaining and developing the leadership skills of women faculty in the sciences, engineering, technology and mathematics (STEM) disciplines, particularly women who are underrepresented minorities.
Source: Red and Black Shanise Walker, a senior mathematics major from Columbus, attributes her success in college to the Peach State Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation program, which recently secured a five-year, $4.9 million grant renewal from the National Science Foundation. “I’ve met other math majors that I probably would not have ever met […]
Fifteen of the 20 fastest growing professions in 2014 will require a strong understanding of science, technology, engineering or math (STEM), according to the U.S. Department of Labor. But college students in the United States are graduating with degrees in these fields at an alarmingly low rate.
ATLANTA — Morehouse College in Atlanta has agreed to pay $1.2 million to end a federal investigation into what officials call the misuse of funds intended to promote scientific study, the U.S. Department of Justice announced late Friday.
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has modified its announcement that it expects to award discretionary grants to increase the number of minority faculty and students engaged in the study of nuclear energy.