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Virginia-NorthCarolina Alliance for Minority Participation

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

Note: this opportunity encourages applications from community college students.

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. Funded by the National Science Foundation's Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) program, 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. The VA-NC Alliance's primary goal is to increase significantly the number of students earning STEM (Science, Technology, and Engineering, and Mathematics) baccalaureate degrees.

Participating Institution(s):
This program has 9 participating institutions.
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University of Virginia (Lead)
Bennett College
Elizabeth City State University
George Mason University
John C. Smith University
Piedmont Community College
Saint Augustine's College
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Virginia Commonwealth University

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
STEM Fields

STEM Education
Under-Represented Minorities

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

Page last updated 8/18/2018
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