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Funding Opportunity Number:
Jan 12, 2011
Jan 18, 2011
Original Closing Date for Applications:
Mar 08, 2011
Current Closing Date for Applications:
Mar 08, 2011
Apr 07, 2011
Funding Instrument Type:
Category of Funding Activity:
Science and Technology and other Research and Development
Expected Number of Awards:
Estimated Total Program Funding:
Scholars and Fellows, and Educational Programs
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement:
Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
Private institutions of higher education
Additional Information on Eligibility:
Office of Procurement Operations - Grants Division
The Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Scientific Leadership Awards (SLA) support the development of a coordinated program of education in Homeland Security-related Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (HS-STEM) to prepare students for careers in research and development of the technology needed to secure our nation. Moreover, DHS S&T strongly supports the development of a workforce that reflects the population of the United States of America. The DHS Science and Technology (S&T) Directorate, Office of University Programs solicits applications from eligible Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) granting graduate degrees to support early career faculty and to establish homeland security–related scientific leadership programs in areas critical to homeland security.
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