USDA Symposium on Federal Programs and Resources for Hispanic Serving Institutions
Thursday, September 21, 2023
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Veronia Arreola, UIC’s Project Director for HSI STEM within the Vice Provost Office for Undergraduate Affairs shared the following announcement. Faculty and other interested parties interested in grants with the USDA
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Office of Partnerships and Public Engagement (OPPE) is hosting a half-day Symposium on Federal Programs and Resources for Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs) with an emphasis on cooperative agreements.
The HSI community and partnering stakeholders are invited to hear from Departmental leaders, program officers, and project coordinators about a variety of federal funding resources offered at USDA aimed at helping HSIs expand cooperative partnerships and collaborations with USDA. This includes learning about how USDA supports students, staff, and faculty through cooperative agreements at various agencies within the Department.