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Division of Human Resource Development

Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation

LSAMP 2009 Annual Report

The 2009 Annual Report for the LSAMP program is available on-line here.

CONTACTS

Name Email Phone Room
A. James  Hicks ahicks@nsf.gov (703) 292-8640  815 N  
John  Rand jrand@nsf.gov 703-292-5164  815  
Maurice  Dues mdues@nsf.gov (703) 292-8632  815  

PROGRAM GUIDELINES

Solicitation  12-564

DUE DATES

Full Proposal Deadline Date:  October 3, 2014

Bridge to the Doctorate

First Friday in October, Annually Thereafter

Full Proposal Deadline Date:  October 17, 2014

Broadening Participation in STEM Education Research Proposals

Third Friday in October, Annually Thereafter

Full Proposal Deadline Date:  October 17, 2014

LSAMP Alliance Proposals (Inclues Bridge to the Baccalaureate)

Third Friday in October, Annually Thereafter

SYNOPSIS

The LSAMP program assists universities and colleges in diversifying the STEM workforce through their efforts at significantly increasing the numbers of students successfully completing high quality degree programs in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines.  Particular emphasis is placed on transforming STEM education through innovative recruitment and retention strategies and experiences in support of groups historically under-represented in STEM discipline:  African-Americans, Alaskan Natives, American Indians, Hispanic Americans, Native Hawiians, and Native Pacific Islanders.  The knowledge generation portfolio of LSAMP supported activities contributes to the body of literature on successful practices in student recruitment, retention, persistence, and attainment of STEM undergraduate and graduate degrees, especially for the previously mentioned populations underrepresented in STEM disciplines.

The Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP) program provides funding for:

  • Alliances (New, Mid-Level, Senior-Level, B2B)
  • Bridge to the Doctorate (BD) Activity
  • Broadening Participation Research (BPR) in STEM Education

In 2012, the program will increase support to community colleges through the LSAMP Community College Bridge to Baccalaureate (B2B) Alliances

LSAMP baccalareate degree recipients are eligible for continued support for up to two additional years of STEM post baccalaureate study through the Bridge to the Doctorate (BD) Activity.  BD participants are expected to transition through graduate studies and into the professoriate and/or STEM workforce.

The Broadening Participation Research (BPR) in STEM Education track provides support for knowledge generation research projects that seek to create and study new theory-driven models and innovations related to the participation and success of diverse groups in STEM undergraduate education.  BPR projects add new research-based strategies and models to broadening participation in STEM and increase the capacity of scholars to conduct this type of research.

RELATED PUBLICATIONS

03-520

04-575

05-585

What Has Been Funded (Recent Awards Made Through This Program, with Abstracts)

Map of Recent Awards Made Through This Program

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