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Water in the West Symposium

The third annual Symposium will be hosted virtually this year on November 18 and 19, and will continue to bring together diverse stakeholders in water to network, share best practices, and work toward solutions to water-related issues in the region and beyond. The event has been held in Denver the past two years and will...

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Graduate Women in Science Outreach Committee

The Northern Colorado Graduate Women in Science chapter is highly involved in local outreach activities. Our outreach activities have included helping Girl Scouts earn their STEM badges, teaching high school-aged women in the Girls’ Rites program about the path to a scientific career, discussing science at a retirement home, and providing scientific engagement for a...

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Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science

NSF’s Directorate for Engineering (ENG) and the Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) have joined to support the Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science program. This program supports active long-term collaborative partnerships between K-12 Science, Technology, Engineering, Computer and Information Science, and Mathematics (STEM) in-service and pre-service teachers,...

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Research Support Fund

The Edinburgh Mathematical Society (EMS) established the Research Support Fund to give financial support to a variety of mathematical activities, including research visits, conferences and publications.

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Tensor Women and Mathematics Grants

The objectives of the MAA Tensor Women and Mathematics Program are to: encourage college and university mathematics faculty to develop projects to increase participation of women in mathematics; and provide support to project directors. Possible projects, all of which have a strong mathematical component, are to: Organize a club for women interested in mathematics or...

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Science Education Partnership Award

National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) invites applications to its SEPA program for the development of innovative educational activities for pre-kindergarten to grade 12 (P-12), pre-service and in-service teachers (Teachers) and students from underserved communities with a focus on Courses for Skills Development, Research Experiences, Mentoring Activities, Curriculum or Methods Development and Outreach. This...

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Facility Improvement

This program focuses on identifying critical research facilities renovations, alterations, repairs, and other facilities improvements that will specifically catalyze broad-based future research opportunities. This includes, but is not limited to, requests for needed improvements to (1) meet anticipated research growth; (2) catalyze future research in strategic areas of focus; (3) build core or center capacity;...

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Mathematics and Physical Sciences – Targeted Grants in Mathematics and Physical Sciences

The Simons Foundation’s Mathematics and Physical Sciences (MPS) division invites applications for its new Targeted Grants in MPS program. Grants will support high-risk projects of exceptional promise and scientific importance on a case-by-case basis. 

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Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Education and Human Resources (IUSE: EHR) – Institutional and Community Transformation Track

This track supports projects that use innovative approaches to increase the use of highly effective, evidence-based STEM teaching and learning, curricular, and co-curricular practices in institutions of higher education or across/within disciplinary communities. These projects may be proposed by an institution or set of institutions; alternatively, community proposals may be submitted through professional communities, including...

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Awesome Foundation Micro-Grants

Each fully autonomous chapter supports awesome projects through micro-grants, usually given out monthly. These micro-grants, $1,000 or the local equivalent, come out of pockets of the chapter’s “”trustees”” and are given on a no-strings-attached basis to people and groups working on awesome projects. Every chapter interprets “”awesome”” for itself. As such, awesome projects include initiatives...

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