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New article by Mary Anne Holmes gives overview of ADVANCE program, February 09, 2015 by Peggy Layne
Holmes, M.A. 2014. Advancing women in oceanography: How NSF's ADVANCE program promotes gender equity in academia. Oceanography 27(4) supplement:30–38, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2014.112.
New ADVANCE Solicitation Available, January 29, 2015 by Peggy Layne
Proposals are solicited for ADVANCE Institutional Transformation and Catalyst grants:
Institutional Transformation Catalyst (IT Catalyst)
- Letter of Intent Deadline Date: October 5, 2015
- Full Proposal Deadline Date: November 3, 2015
Institutional Transformation (IT)
- Letter of Intent Deadline Date: November 5, 2015
- Full Proposal Deadline Date: January 20, 2016
ADVANCE/GSE Meeting 2015, November 13, 2014 by Peggy Layne
Leaders of both the ADVANCE and the Research on Gender in Science and Engineering (GSE) communities will meet together at the Sheraton Inner Harbor in Baltimore, MD from May 31-June 2, 2015.
Organized by the Association for Women in Science (AWIS) and the National Science Foundation (NSF), the 2015 Broadening Participation through Innovations for Institutional and Educational Transformation workshop will focus on gender-based privilege and underrepresentation to address the persistent gender and racial disparities in STEM education and the STEM academic workforce.
Registration and the call for abstracts are here: https://awis.site-ym.com/page/micro0/?
ADVANCE at NSF
“The goal of the ADVANCE program is to develop systemic approaches to increase the representation and advancement of women in academic science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) careers, thereby contributing to the development of a more diverse science and engineering workforce.” more