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The Colorado Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (CO-AMP)


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Academic Level:
Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior

Description:
The Louis Stokes Colorado Alliance for Minority Participation (CO-AMP) is proud to represent fourteen Colorado institutions of higher education as part of the National Science Foundation's framework of colleges and universities that comprise the LS-AMP network. CO-AMP is currently represented by four Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs) in Colorado.

Since its inception in 1996, CO-AMP has been an innovative consortium of institutions increasing the quality of education for underrepresented minorities (URM) in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields and has built an infrastructure for collaborative programs and activities. During the last eighteen years, CO-AMP has significantly impacted participants to make profound and successful changes in their academic careers and their lives. Over the years, CO-AMP has also integrated minority students into college life, initiated early STEM advising and mentoring, enhanced state of the art interventions to increase the number of underrepresented STEM students, and increased communication of effective programming across our partner institutions.

CO-AMP also partners with four tribes (Jicarilla Apache, Navajo, Southern Ute, and Ute Mountain Ute), along with partners from numerous corporations, governmental agencies, professional membership organizations, and community members. These partnerships and collaborations continue to provide insight into the ever-changing direction of technology and offer career opportunities and internships to underrepresented minority students.


Participating Institution(s):
This program has 15 participating institutions.
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Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
STEM Fields

Keywords:
STEM Education
Under-Represented Minorities

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)


Page last updated 2/1/2017
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