PIs with active medium and large CISE Core programs awards are invited to submit supplemental funding requests to engage more members of the CISE research community in significant BPC efforts as part of their project’s BPC plan. Supplemental funding requests should be submitted by the BPC deadline (June 14).
The data for the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics (NCSES) Science and Engineering State Indicators data tool has been updated. An informational webinar will be held on April 8th, 2021.
The Expanding Computing Education Pathways (ECEP) Alliance BPC State Summit Toolkit assists with preparation for computing education summits to promote computing education policy at the state-level and demonstrate the importance of BPC efforts and strategies.
The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation is calling for Letters of Inquiry (LOIs) for it’s DEI in STEM Higher Education Program. The DEI in STEM Higher Education program seeks to invest in Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) and establish partnerships between MSIs and graduate programs at other institutions of higher learning.
The Computing Research Association (CRA) and Computing Community Consortium (CCC) recently announced a new Computing Innovation Fellows (CIFellows) cohort for 2021. This program aims to provide career-enhancing bridge experiences for recent and soon-to-be PhD graduates in computing to support the computing research pipeline.
Recently, the Center for Minorities and People with Disabilities in IT’s (CMD-IT) Diversifying Future Leadership in the Professoriate (FLIP) Alliance, was renamed the LEAP Alliance. This change reflects the vision of diversifying the LEAdership in the Professoriate.