• Strengthen connections between researchers and undergraduate faculty (present and future) to advance science and student learning
• Encourage sustainable collaborator networks and effective mentoring practices
• Advance research and education in emerging and interdisciplinary areas of molecular, cellular, and microbial biosciences
Each award provides up to $5,000 for up to 24 months and is designed for investigator pairs (or groups) with diverse training and from diverse environments to jointly explore innovative projects that broaden participation by underrepresented minorities in STEM education.
Two or more investigators with diverse training and from diverse environments who wish to jointly explore and plan projects that broaden participation from underrepresented minorities in STEM careers and promote sustained coaching, advising and mentoring in science should apply for the LINK Mentoring Award.
To be considered for the ASM LINK Mentoring Award, candidates must complete the form below by 11:59 PST on January 15, 2016.
The online form must be completed in one sitting. The process may NOT be started, saved and returned to at a later time.
Please submit questions about the award to firstname.lastname@example.org.