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Fayetteville State Awarded $718K Naval Research Grant

High school students in Fayetteville, NC and undergraduates at Fayetteville State University will soon have access to training and career preparation in military research and development, thanks to a $718,338 grant from the Office of Naval Research. Through two outreach … Continue reading

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Tennessee State Selected for National Environmental Health Program

Tennessee State University was recently announced as part of a national consortium of colleges and universities partnering with the Environmental Protection Agency to promote awareness of air toxicity. The 2014 Toxic Release Inventory University Challenge promotes student innovation in raising … Continue reading

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FAMU Professor and Engineering Student Named Fulbright Scholars

FAMU Professor and Engineering Student Named Fulbright Scholars Researchers will study Nigerian plants to find engineering, medical solutions TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida A&M University (FAMU) mechanical engineering doctoral candidate Renee Gordon and biochemistry professor Ngozi Ugochukwu, Ph.D., have been named … Continue reading

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UDC Celebrates National Pollinator Week

UDC Celebrates National Pollinator Weekwith Garden Planting at Local Charter School June 16-22, 2014 is “National Pollinator Week.” Designated by the U.S. Senate in 2007, “National Pollinator Week” raises bee health awareness by addressing the decline of pollinator populations, which … Continue reading

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NSF’s ADVANCE Program Webinar – July 8, 2014

NSF’s ADVANCE Program Webinar – July 8, 2014 NSF’s ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers (ADVANCE) program will be conducting a Webinar focused on its new solicitation.  The solicitation is available online … Continue reading

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U.S. Department of the Interior’s Grants Notices (Opened to Colleges and Universities)

U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service Funding Opportunity Number: P14AS00125 Funding Opportunity Title: Long Term Monitoring of Southern Colorado Plateau Network Opportunity Category: Discretionary Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement Category of Funding Activity:  Education Employment, Labor and Training … Continue reading

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FACT SHEET & REPORT: Opportunity for All: My Brother’s Keeper Blueprint for Action

The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release May 30, 2014 FACT SHEET & REPORT: Opportunity for All: My Brother’s Keeper Blueprint for Action The My Brother’s Keeper Task Force Report to the President can be found … Continue reading

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OPEN REGISTRATION :: 2014 HBCU Week Conference

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities 2014 National HBCU Week Conference HBCUs: INNOVATORS FOR FUTURE SUCCESS September 22-23, 2014 Washington Marriott Wardman Park 2660 Woodley Road NW, Washington, DC 20008   QUICK LINKS … Continue reading

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RFP – CREST & HBCU-RISE Letters of Intent and Proposals

The National Science Foundation has issued the new Centers of Research Excellence in Science and Technology (CREST) and HBCU Research Infrastructure for Science and Engineering (RISE) solicitation.  A link to the document including deadlines for letters of intent and proposals … Continue reading

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Accepting Applications for High School Summer Bridge Program in Environment & Sustainability

Now Accepting Applications for the 2014 Summer Bridge Program in Environmental and Sustainability Sciences The College of Agriculture, Urban Sustainability and Environmental Sciences (CAUSES) of the University of the District of Columbia has announced it is accepting applications for the … Continue reading

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