2019 Events | Opportunities
The Institute for Broadening Participation (IBP)
The mission of the Institute for Broadening Participation is to increase diversity in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) workforce. We design and implement strategies to increase access to STEM education, funding, and careers, with special emphasis on reaching and supporting individuals from underserved communities and underrepresented groups, including underrepresented minorities, women, persons with disabilities, first generation college students, and students from underserved communities.
Paid Summer Research Programs — deadlines are fast approaching!
PathwaysToScience.org has a searchable database of 650+ summer research programs in all STEM disciplines. These are all FULLY FUNDED opportunities including programs sponsored by NSF, NASA, NIH, etc. We also have a selection of resources to help you strengthen your applications:
If you are considering graduate school, search FULLY FUNDED graduate programs in a variety of disciplines, and view resources on applying:
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Search paid summer research programs for graduate students, travel grants, and fellowships – many deadlines fast approaching!
Also, search our postdoc positions and view tips on applying for postdoc positions, here: https://pathwaystoscience.org/Postdocs_Portal.aspx
U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) HBCU/MSI/TCU Post-Doctoral Program
Conduct state-of-the-art scientific research with one of the Nation’s leading multidisciplinary science and technology programs. Work alongside world-renowned scientists and engineers in Washington, D.C. to strengthen America’s naval defense. Your research will focus on the advancement of science and technology for applications relevant to the Department of Defense (DoD), Department of Navy (DoN) and NRL mission-specific areas. This two-year appointment, beginning in August 2020, provides an annual stipend, relocation costs, health benefits and a specified research project with clear objectives and goals. Administered by The Washington Center and led by the NRL, this immersive program will further develop your skillset for careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Many research projects have the potential to make a significant impact on the scientific and global community.
Overview of the IUSE Program
November 5th from 3:30-5:00pm, ET
Register for the 11/5 webinar here
NSF IUSE Program- Institutional and Community Transformation Track (ICT)
November 13th from 3:30-5:00pm, ET
Register for the 11/13 webinar here
2019 Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students
November 13-16, 2019
For complete details visit the ABRCMS website.
2019 SACNAS – The National Diversity in STEM Conference
October 31-November 2, 2019
For complete details visit the SACNAS Conference website.
2019 National HBCU Week Conference
Renaissance Washington DC Downtown Hotel
999 9th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001
September 8-10, 2019
For complete details visit the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities website.