About the Virginia-North Carolina Alliance:
The Virginia-North Carolina Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation is a National Science Foundation (NSF) funded project led by the University of Virginia. One goal of the Virginia-North Carolina Alliance is diversification of the
Science, Technology, and Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) workforce, with an emphasis on increasing the number of underrepresented minority students earning baccalaureate degrees and matriculating to graduate school.
The Virginia-North Carolina Alliance is led by the University of Virginia and includes the following partners: Bennett College for Women, Elizabeth City State University, George Mason University, Johnson C. Smith University, Piedmont Virginia Community College, St. Augustine's University, Virginia Commonwealth University, and Virginia Tech.
The VA-NC Alliance offers individually tailored recruitment, retention, and enhancement activities to support students such as bridge programs, stipends, symposia, tutoring, mentoring, workshops, and research experiences.
Apply to the 2014 VA-NC Alliance Summer Research Program!
Applications due March 1, 2014.
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Application available here.
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about the VA-NC Alliance Summer Research Program!
** Summer Research Program particpants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.