NSF RII Track 3 awards were piloted in FY 2013 and provide up to $750K for up to five years to support the strategic goal of broadening participation to improve future R&D competitiveness in EPSCoR jurisdictions. These awards emphasize the participation of underrepresented groups in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) fields supported by NSF, these groups include underrepresented minorities, women, persons with disabilities, and those underserved in rural counties.
Award Number: 1348368
Period: 3/15/2014 - 2/29/2020
Lead Institution: Auburn University
Collaborators: AU: Mary Lou Ewald, Virginia Davis, and Paul Cobine