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leveraging capacity building efforts

Leveraging Capacity-Building Efforts


“How to Take Advantage of Other People’s Grants”

capacity building infrastructure what is it



Support staff


Single-user instruments (incubators, microfuges)

Large multi-user equipment (ultracentrifuges, electron microscopes)



Animal rooms

Physical Plant

Field Stations


Purchasing, Accounting

Sponsored Research Office

Hazardous Waste

Capacity-Building InfrastructureWhat is it?
capacity building infrastructure how do you get it
Capacity-Building InfrastructureHow do you get it?
  • Apply for individual grants
    • Research grants will support people and (to some extent) equipment
    • Instrumentation grants will support purchase and/or development of equipment and instruments
      • CCLI
      • MRI
  • Leverage off of existing grants to your institution
ehr invests in building capacity
EHR Invests in Building Capacity
  • Building educational capacity
    • LSAMP
    • AGEP
    • STEP
  • Building research capacity
    • HBCU-UP
    • TCUP
    • CREST
    • EPSCoR
louis stokes alliances for minority participation lsamp
Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP)
  • Increase the number of minority students who enroll and complete degrees in baccalaureate STEM programs
    • Provides research experiences, academic support services, mentoring
  • Bridge to the Doctorate (initiated in 2003)
    • Connecting new LSAMP graduates to doctoral degree programs
alliances for graduate education and the professoriate agep
Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate (AGEP)
  • Increase significantly the number of underrepresented students pursuing advanced studies and receiving STEM Ph.D. degrees
  • Increase significantly the number of minorities entering the professoriate as role models and mentors
science technology engineering and mathematics talent expansion program step
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Talent Expansion Program (STEP)
  • Increase the number of students (U.S. citizens or permanent residents) receiving associate or baccalaureate degrees in established or emerging fields within science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)
    • Type 1 proposals: full implementation efforts at academic institutions
    • Type 2 proposals: support educational research projects on associate or baccalaureate degree attainment in STEM

Historically Black Colleges and Universities Undergraduate Program (HBCU-UP)andTribal Colleges and Universities Program (TCUP)

Improve the quality of STEM education

Increase participation and success in undergraduate programs

Increase access to undergraduate research opportunities

centers for research excellence in science and technology crest
Centers for Research Excellence in Science and Technology (CREST)
  • Build the research competitiveness of minority-serving institutions
  • Increase the recruitment and retention of individuals from diverse backgrounds in STEM study and STEM careers
experimental program to stimulate competitive research epscor
Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR)
  • Joint program of the NSF and several U.S. states and territories
  • Promotes the development of the states' science and technology resources through partnerships with universities, industry, and government, and the Federal R&D enterprise
capacity building infrastructure who has it
Capacity-Building Infrastructure Who has it?
  • LSAMP: 34 Alliances, >450 institutions
  • AGEP: 22 Alliances, >100 institutions
  • HBCU-UP: 38 active awards to HBCUs
  • TCUP: 18 active awards at Tribal Colleges and Universities
  • CREST: 14 active sites at minority-serving institutions
are you at an lsamp institution
Alabama A&M University

California State University, Dominguez Hills

California State University, Fresno

Cal Poly Pomona

Claflin University

Fayetteville State University

Fisk University

Florida A&M University

Fort Berthold Community College

Grambling State University

Hampton University

Inter American University of Puerto Rico

Jackson State University

Kentucky State University (pending)

Langston University

Mississippi State University

Mississippi Valley State

Morgan State University

Norfolk State University

Salish Kootenai College

Savannah State University

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Tougaloo College

United Tribes Technical College

University of Central Florida

University of Missouri-Columbia

University of Puerto Rico, Bayamon

University of Texas, El Paso

Virginia State University

Western New Mexico University

Youngstown State University

Are you at an LSAMP Institution?
does your institution participate in agep
Does Your Institution Participate in AGEP?
  • Alabama A&M University
  • Florida A&M University
  • Jackson State University
  • Mississippi State University
  • University of Missouri-Columbia
  • University of Texas at El Paso
where are the current hbcu up and tcup awards
Claflin University

Hampton University

Jackson State University

Jarvis Christian College

Kentucky State University

Langston University

Mississippi Valley State University

Norfolk State University

Savannah State University

Tougaloo College

Salish Kootenai College

United Tribes Technical College

Where are the current HBCU-UP and TCUP awards?
biologically related crest sites
Biologically-Related CREST Sites
  • University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras
  • Texas A&M University, Kingsville
  • California State University, Los Angeles
  • New Mexico State University
  • Alabama A&M University
are you in an epscor jurisdiction














New Hampshire

New Mexico

North Dakota


Puerto Rico

Rhode Island

South Carolina

South Dakota


US Virgin Islands


West Virginia


Are you in an EPSCoR Jurisdiction?
you don t have to do it all alone
You Don’t Have to Do It All Alone!

Think Strategically

  • What do you need?
  • How can you get it?
    • Look around your department, your institution
    • Talk to your colleagues, chair, dean, provost, sponsored projects office
    • Try to leverage existing resources wherever possible
contact info
Contact Info

Joanne Tornow