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Limited Submission Announcement

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National Institutes of Health (NIH)


NIH Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA)

Campus Deadline:


External Deadline:

Letter of Intent (Not Required ) | October 20, 2017


Application | November 20, 2017 5PM CT

Web Address:


Funding Amount:

The number of awards is contingent upon NIH appropriations and the submission of a sufficient number of meritorious applications.


Direct costs are limited to $250,000 annually.


The SEPA project period is 5 years. 


Only one application per institution is allowed.


The SEPA program encourages the development of innovative educational activities for pre-kindergarten to grade 12 (P-12), teachers and students from underserved communities with a focus on Courses for Skills Development, Research Experiences, Mentoring Activities, Curriculum or Methods Development, or Informal Science Education (ISE) exhibits, and Outreach activities.

Post Date: 09/25/17