National Science Foundation (NSF)
11/19/21 5:00 PM submitter's local time - STEM Pathways Implementation-Only (SPIO), STEM Pathways and Research (SPRA) and Bridge to the Baccalaureate (B2B) Proposals
Grants to USA IHEs and nonprofit and for-profit organizations to increase the number of minority students that begin and complete degree programs in STEM disciplines. The purpose of this program is to expand the diversity of undergraduate and graduate students in STEM discipline degree programs to subsequently expand the diversity of the STEM workforce. Projects should increase the number of degrees awarded to populations historically underrepresented in these disciplines: African Americans, Hispanic Americans, American Indians, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, and Native Pacific Islanders.
Project types under this program include:
GrantWatch ID#: 160555
Up to 8 new awards in FY2021: STEM and B2B awards - Up to 2 annually for each category. Bridge to the Doctorate Activity- Up to 5 awards per competition.
- Award Ceiling: $3,500,000
- Award Floor: $100,000
- STEM Pathways Implementation-Only Alliance Projects - Award up to $3.5M
- STEM Pathways and Research Alliances Projects - Award up to $3.0M (New); $2.5M (Existing)
- Bridge to the Baccalaureate (B2B) Projects - Award up to $1.5M
- Bridge to the Doctorate Activity - Award size: Up to $1,075,000 (Per student: $64,000 stipend, $24,000 cost of education); $19,000 (in lieu of indirect costs)
- STEM Pathways Implementation and STEM Pathways and Research Alliances - Projects are five years in duration.
- Bridge to the Baccalaureate (B2B) Alliances - These are three-year projects.
- Bridge to the Doctorate (BD) Activity - These are two-year projects.
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LSAMP Program Team
telephone: (703) 292-8640
fax: (703) 292-9018
A. James Hicks, Program Director and Co-Lead, 815 N
Martha L. James, Program Director, 815 N
Michelle O. Claville
Funding Opportunity Number: 20-590
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