Resources and Grants
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- The National Science Foundation (NSF) seeks to enhance diversity in the geosciences. The Directorate for Geosciences of NSF supports research and education in the Atmospheric, Earth and Ocean Sciences. A new Opportunities for Enhancing Diversity in the Geosciences Program (OEDB) is designed to increase participation in the Geosciences by African Americans, Hispanic Americans, Native Americans (American Indians and Alaskan Natives), Native Pacific Islanders and persons with disabilities. For more information and deadlines, click here.
- Aspen Institute Offers William Randolph Hearst Endowed Fellowship -- The Nonprofit Sector and Philanthropy Program (NSPP) of the Aspen Institute in Washington, D.C. offers the William Randolph Hearst Endowed Fellowship. The fellowship, which is based on academic excellence and need, is open to both undergraduate and graduate students of color. The Hearst Fellow serves as an intern with NSPP. Through this fellowship, NSPP seeks to introduce a diverse group of students to issues relating to philanthropy, volunteerism and nonprofit organizations. A fellowship grant between $2,500 and $5,000 will be awarded, depending on the recipient's educational level, financial need and time commitment. Click here for complete program information and application procedures.