While a date has not been set by the U.S. Department of Education for the 2017 program year, proposal due dates in the past have been set for December. Now is the time to start planning your program and evaluation for this proposal.
Program Description: This program assists predominantly minority institutions in effecting long-range improvement in science and engineering education programs and increasing the flow of underrepresented ethnic minorities, particularly minority women, into science and engineering careers.
Types of Projects: The program funds are generally used to implement design projects, institutional projects, and cooperative projects. The program also supports special projects designed to provide or improve support to accredited nonprofit colleges, universities, and professional scientific organizations for a broad range of activities that address specific barriers that eliminate or reduce the entry of minorities into science and technology fields.
See more about this funding line here https://www2.ed.gov/programs/iduesmsi/index.html
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