The US Department of Education’s Office of Postsecondary Education (OPE) is soliciting proposals for the FY 2017 Minority Science and Engineering Improvement Program (MSEIP). The MSEIP program supports predominantly minority institutions projects to geared to increase the flow of underrepresented ethnic minorities, especially minority women, into science and engineering careers.
For the FY 17 year, MSEIP will fund three types of grants: institutional projects, cooperative projects, and special projects. Additional information regarding the MSEIP program can be found at http://www2.ed.gov/programs/iduesmsi/index.html. Two FY 2017 pre-application webinars will be conducted in November 2016. You can click here for additional information and registration form.
The award ceiling is $300,000 and the deadline to submit is December 20, 2016.