COVID-19 Updates

BSU is open. An initial plan to return to campus in the fall 2020 semester is now available.

Program Funders


Multiple funders have provided support to the (EI2) programs since its inception. Here are a few of the major current funding agencies:
  • Summer Undergraduate Research Institute, Research Experience for Undergraduates, National Science Foundation (NSF) Award: $323,997
  • Bridges to Doctoral Education in STEM (BDEinSTEM) Program, Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement (McNair), U.S. Department of Education Award: $1.5 million
  • Broadening Participation Research Project: Investigating the impact of collaborative project-based learning on self-efficacy of minority STEM students, NSF Award: $350,000
  • Near Peer Coaching to Improve Retention, Learning and Motivation in STEM - Apple and Thurgood Marshall College Fund Award: $100,000
  • Creating Research Opportunities for Students: The Mid-Atlantic Consortium, U.S. Department of Education Award: $2.9 million
  • Implementation Project: Education Innovation Initiatives - Ecosystem for Student Success, NSF Award: $1.5 million