Internal Competition Completed


Principal Investigators Selected
  • Robert Sloan and Dale Reed (Department of Computer Science, College of Engineering) and Henrik Aratyn (Department of Physics, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences) are authorized to submit

Program Summary

Program Summary

The program seeks: 1) to increase the number of low-income academically talented students with demonstrated financial need obtaining degrees in STEM and entering the workforce or graduate programs in STEM; 2) to improve the education of future scientists, engineers, and technicians, with a focus on academically talented low-income students; and 3) to generate knowledge to advance understanding of how factors or evidence-based curricular and co-curricular activities affect the success, retention, transfer, academic/career pathways, and graduation in STEM of low-income students.

 

Application Limits

Application Limits

UIC may submit one proposal (either as a single institution or as a sub-awardee or a member of a Collaborative Research proejct) from each constituent school or college that awards degrees (LAS, ENG) in an eliglble field. Preference will be giben to proposals on which UIC is the lead. 

Additional Information

Deadlines

UIC Letter of Intent
January 12, 2017
UIC Internal Competition
TBD
Sponsor Letter of Intent
N/A
Sponsor Application
March 29, 2017

Letter of Intent

Letter of Intent

Letter of Intent (LOI) Form

 

Depending upon the number of LOIs submitted, OVCR might be required to facilitate an internal peer review process to select UIC’s submission(s) to this program.  White paper instructions will distributed to those who have submitted LOIs.

 

Please contact Natalia Glubisz at RDS@uic.edu or 6-8348 with any questions.

 

If an authorized principal investigator is not listed above, please consider the limited competition still open. Contact RDS@uic.edu for further information.