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FIU-UGA-FVSU-CAU-SSU INCLUDES PROJECT

An Integrated Approach to Retain Underrepresented Minority Students in STEM Disciplines.

The ultimate goal of this project is to develop and pilot novel interventions to enhance success of underrepresented students in STEM disciplines and ultimately to increase their retention in and pursuit of careers in STEM disciplines. This project is destined to provide an academic year exchange program in order to enhance underrepresented students' academic success in STEM by increasing their cultural competence.

Florida International University will be a part of this initiative with 

FIU WILL BE EXCHANGING STUDENTS WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA THROUGH THE NATIONAL STUDENT EXCHANGE

 
 
Students who wish to participate in this exchange program must have the following requirements
  • Sophomore in STEM majors by the time the exchange takes place
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • GPA of 2.8 or above
  • Must be a student enrolled in one of the Universities that were mentioned above
  • Interested in mentored research training programs 
 
Students receive travel and most room/board acommodations at their host institution through their University's Tuition
Students can learn more about Student Exchange through NSF by attending one of our Information Sessions
 
APPLICATION DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 23,2017
Should you have any questions please email includes.fiu@gmail.com

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