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1890 CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE TO MOTIVATE AND EDUCATE FOR ACHIEVEMENT (MEA)

Investigators
Ahmedna, Mohamed
Institutions
North Carolina A&T State University
Start date
2020
End date
2022
Objective
The overall project goal is to increase the capacity of 1890 institutions to enhance their pipeline of students and their students' readiness to enter the food, agriculture, natural resource and human (FANH) sciences and STEM workforce. Four objectives were developed to guide the project, which include:Objective 1: Recruit, retain, mentor and graduate first-generation, underrepresented students at 1890 institutions;Objective 2: Deliver workforce development experiences for students to enhance pipeline from secondary to postsecondary to graduate programs to careers;Objective 3: Expand students' experiences to increase their knowledge and engagement in STEM; andObjective 4: Provide experiential learning opportunities.
Funding Source
Nat'l. Inst. of Food and Agriculture
Project source
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Project number
NC.X2020-01858
Accession number
1022572
Categories
Chemical Contaminants