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Small Business Postdoctoral Research Diversity Fellowship
“This fellowship program offers active Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) participating companies the opportunity to attract top scientific and technological talent at a fraction of the usual cost. At the same time, the program recruits postdoctoral fellows from underrepresented groups to work for at least a… Continue reading
Sustainable Horizons Institute’s President, Dr. Mary Ann Leung, was honored to have been invited by the Black Googler Network (BGN) to lead a discussion about diversity and inclusion. Last week, Dr. Leung was at Google giving the talk, “Catalyzing the Normalization of Inclusion through Broader Engagement.”
Sustainable Horizons Institute’s (SHI) newest innovative program has just completed its first summer experience at Berkeley Lab in Berkeley, California. The goal of the Sustainable Research Pathways Fellows (SRPF) program, a partnership between Berkeley Lab and SHI, is to connect STEM faculty and students from underrepresented groups (minorities, women, smaller colleges & universities) with staff… Continue reading
It is our great pleasure to announce and invite you to the 2016 NSF Cybersecurity Summit for Large Facilities and Cyberinfrastructure. The event will take place Tuesday, August 16th through Thursday, August 18th, at the Westin Arlington Gateway near National Science Foundation Headquarters in Arlington, VA. Attendees will include cybersecurity practitioners,… Continue reading
Calling all college students pursuing degrees in science and engineering! XSEDE – Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment – is providing limited funding to undergrads and graduate students to support travel, lodging and registration costs to attend their conference in Miami, July 17-21, 2016!
Participate in modeling challenges, hear from keynote speakers, visit industry exhibits,… Continue reading
Less than two weeks remain to register for the 2016 Moody’s Mega Math Challenge, an applied math modeling contest for high school juniors and seniors in the U.S., its territories, and DoDEA schools.
Please help connect students in your area with this opportunity and the chance to vie for $150 in scholarships by distributing the… Continue reading
Sustainable Horizons Institute is in Washington D.C. this week for National Science Foundation (NSF) community meetings on the heels of an exciting announcement of President Obama’s latest initiative, “CS for All.” This groundbreaking program aims at providing comprehensive Computer Science (CS) education to all K-12 students in the U.S. through the NSF and the… Continue reading