NSF-17-579: Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP) – Pre-Alliance Planning
Pre-Alliance Planning: Only one proposal may be submitted by an eligible institution.
Pre-Alliance Planning: Contact the Office of Research if interested.
Pre-Alliance Planning: November 17, 2017, 5pm PDT
Award Information: Award Type: Standard or Continuing Grant
Estimated Amount of Awards: 5
Anticipated Funding Award: Up to $125,000
Submission Process: PIs must submit their application as a Limited Submission through the Office of Research Application Portal: https://app.wizehive.com/webform/USCgrants
Materials to submit:
- Single Page Proposal Summary (0.5” margins; single-spaced; font type: Arial, Helvetica, or Georgia typeface; font size: 11 pt). Page limit includes references and illustrations. Pages that exceed the 1-page limit will be excluded from review.
- CV – (5 pages maximum)
Link to Award: https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2017/nsf17579/nsf17579.htm
Who May Serve as PI:
Pre-Alliance Planning: The Principal Investigator for Pre-Alliance Planning proposals should be the key personnel that will be responsible for organizing and implementing the planning activities. Institutional leadership support must be demonstrated by the participating institutions.
Overall, the LSAMP program provides funding to alliances that implement comprehensive, evidence-based, innovative, and sustained strategies that ultimately result in the graduation of well-prepared, highly-qualified students from underrepresented minority groups who pursue graduate studies or careers in STEM.
Project types under this program include:
- Pre-Alliance Planning: Pre-Alliance planning projects undertake planning activities necessary to form new alliances. Recipients of pre-alliance planning grants must commit to submission of an alliance or center proposal following the planning period. Projects are up to 18 months in duration.
Visit our Institutionally Limited Submission webpage for updates and other announcements.