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PXU’s Franklin Police & Fire High School Receives $40,000 Grant from Science Foundation Arizona

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Schools of Opportunity that Welcome, Love, and Inspire all Students to Go Places and Do Things that Matter For Immediate Release February 25, 2021 Contact: Richard Franco (602) 764-1530 PXU’s Franklin Police & Fire High School Receives $40,000 Grant from Science Foundation Arizona PHOENIX, AZ: PXU’s Franklin Police & Fire High School was recently awarded […]
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Science Foundation Arizona names new Chief Executive Officer

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Arizona State University (ASU) Interim Executive Vice President, Knowledge Enterprise and Chief Science and Technology Officer Neal Woodbury has been named chief executive officer of Science Foundation Arizona (SFAz). SFAz is a nonprofit organization founded in 2006 to establish industry and university partnerships, attract world class talent and jobs to Arizona, enhance the state’s competitive standing in […]
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National Science Foundation awards nearly $600K for SFAz+8 CXM Project

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The National Science Foundation recently awarded a $599,929 grant to the Science Foundation Arizona Center for STEM at Arizona State University (SFAz Center for STEM) to support an Advanced Technological Education Project, entitled: Impact of System-Wide Contextualization of Math in SFAz+8 Rural Arizona Colleges on Producing More Qualified Technicians (SFAz+8 CXM). Math and CTE faculty from eight rural Arizona community colleges will […]
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Phoenix College Receives $1.5M NSF Grant to Improve STEM Recruitment and Retention

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  On August 8, 2018 Phoenix College was awarded a $1,499,985 HSI grant from the National Science Foundation (HRD-1832543) to improve recruitment and retention of students in STEM.  By incorporating multi-disciplinary Course-Based Undergraduate Research Experiences (CUREs) into STEM curricula in colleges throughout the Maricopa Community College District, the capacity building program is expected to impact […]
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Los Angeles Mission College Receives $1.3M NSF Grant to Improve Completion Rates for Biology Majors

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On August 8, 2018 Los Angeles Mission College was awarded a $1,325,260 HSI grant from the National Science Foundation, HRD-1832348, to build capacity to improve the success of Biology Majors in Mathematics.  The project seeks to increase success rates for undergraduate biology students by providing them with additional support, such as weekly workshops to help them […]
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National Science Foundation Project at Science Foundation Arizona to Help Hispanic-Serving Community Colleges Nationally

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Scottsdale, AZ. – Science Foundation Arizona (SFAz) in partnership with Florence-Darlington Technical College (FDTC), has received funding from the National Science Foundation Advanced Technological Education program (NSF ATE) to assist community college Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs) nationally. This $584,271 grant award enables the partnering organizations to implement interventions they have each developed to improve the success […]
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Miami Dade College wins $224K NSF ATE Award

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 On March 30, 2018, Miami Dade College, a Hispanic Serving Institution in Florida, was awarded a $224,000 Advanced Technological Education (ATE) award from National Science Foundation. Diego Tibaquira (Principal Investigator) and Antonio Delgado (Co-Principal Investigator) lead the program called Cybersecurity Opportunities and Methods that Promote Access and Student Success (COMPASS).  COMPASS seeks to increase the diversity of students entering the cybersecurity workforce. […]
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