EPA announces Environmental Research Apprenticeship Program for College and University Students

Please see details:
https://www.epa.gov/research-grants/environmental-research-apprenticeship-program-college-and-university-students

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Special Opportunity – Peer to Peer: Challenging Extremism Program

Office of Academic Engagement

Special OpportunityPeer to Peer: Challenging Extremism Program

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) plays an integral role in the nation’s efforts to counter violent extremism. To strengthen this role, DHS has partnered with EdVenture Partners and Facebook to expand the Peer to Peer: Challenging Extremism Program (P2P) in an effort to engage the academic community in its countering [...]

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[Grant Opportunities] $10,000 in Grants Available!

Two $5,000 Grant Opportunities Available
Deadline to Apply: Friday, December 9, 2016

Two $5,000 Grant Opportunities Available
Deadline: Friday, December 9, 2016 at 5:00pm

2016 Firecracker Fund: $5,000 Grant

Healthy Lifestyle: Nutrition & Physical Well-Being (Fitness/Activities)

2016 Asian Pacific Community Giving Circle: $5,000 Grant

Asian & Pacific Islander Language Access

Students: Submit Your Climate Justice Project Abstracts!

Call for Student Climate Justice Abstracts
Join the Educate, Motivate, Innovate Workshop at the National Environmental Justice Conference and Training Program
March 8-10, 2017
Washington, DC
The Educate, Motivate and Innovate (EMI) Climate Justice Initiative is seeking abstracts on student projects that address resiliency, adaptation, and mitigation. Students should emphasize the relationships between climate change and the following: public [...]

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Reminder: Apply for the Frederick Douglass Global Fellowship by Oct 1

 

Reminder: Applications are open for the Frederick Douglass Global Fellowship until Oct 1
CIEE: Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) and the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education’s Center for Minority Serving Institutions (CMSI) have partnered in an effort to increase the opportunities for the most financially challenged students from the nation’s nearly 600 Minority [...]

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DHS Announces $3.6M for Scientific Leadership Awards at Minority Serving Institutions

APIACU is a member of the Department of Homeland Security’s Academia Board
DHS Announces $3.6M for Scientific Leadership Awards at Minority Serving Institutions
Release Date: 
August 16, 2016
For Immediate Release
DHS Science & Technology Press Office
Contact: John Verrico, (202) 254-2385
 
Washington, D.C. – August 16, 2016 - The Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) today announced a funding opportunity [...]

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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Regarding FY 16 Teacher Incentive Fund (TIF) Grant Competition

The Teacher Quality Programs office at the U.S. Department of Education is excited to announce the FY16 Teacher Incentive Fund (TIF) grant competition. The TIF FY16 grant competition anticipates awarding up to $70,000,000 and making up to 10 new awards to support States and Local Education Agencies to attract, develop and retain effective educators in innovative ways.

Persons interested [...]

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NEW Deadline for Dept. of Education Data Disaggregation (D2) Initiative: August 1, 2016

 
The Department of Education is pleased to announce the 
NEW deadline for submitting applications for the 
Data Disaggregation Initiative (D2): 
August 1, 2016
 
The D2 program will provide grants to State educational agencies in consortia with local educational agencies to obtain and evaluate disaggregated data on English Learners and AAPI subpopulations beyond the existing seven racial and ethnic categories to address achievement [...]

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Diverse News for 05/16 – Nonprofit Colleges’ Discount Tuition Might Not Pay Off

May 16, 2016
by Jamaal Abdul-Alim
Even though private nonprofit colleges are discounting tuition at record rates, it remains to be seen if the strategy will pay off with higher amounts of enrollment.
That’s one of the key takeaways from the 2015 NACUBO Tuition Discounting Study being released today by NACUBO, the acronym for the National Association of [...]

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APIACU PRESS RELEASE

April 8, 2016

   President and CEO of the Asian American and Pacific Islander Association of Colleges and Universities (APIACU) was recently informed by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) an opportunity by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Excess Computer Equipment Donation Program to receive
free excess computer equipment from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration [...]

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