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Welcome to the home page of the Advance Portal Website. This site aims to link the activities of NSF Advance grant recipients. You can find information by using the menus to the left of the page or the search feature on the right. If you have any questions about anything here or know of links that should be added, feel free to contact us.


2017 ADVANCE/GSE Program Workshop October 8-10 Washington DC, April 06, 2017 by Peggy Layne

Information about the 2017 ADVANCE/GSE workshop is now available.

Call for Papers Prospectus Deadline

April 15, 2017

Call for Poster Abstracts Deadline

June 14, 2017

Call for Session Abstracts Deadline

June 21, 2017

Workshop Registration Discount Code Expires

July 15, 2017 

Hotel Reservation Deadline

September 8, 2017

Registration Deadline

September 8, 2017



New NSF ADVANCE solicitation 16-594, September 08, 2016 by Peggy Layne

A new solicitation from the NSF ADVANCE program is available here: http://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=5383&from=fund


2016 ADVANCE/GSE Workshop Presentations, June 21, 2016 by Peggy Layne

The 2016 ADVANCE/GSE Workshop was held May 22 - 24. Presentations are available on the AWIS website at https://awis.site-ym.com/mpage/micro9.


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ADVANCE Grantees

Take a look at all NSF ADVANCE grant recipients here.


“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


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ADVANCE Listserve

This mailing list is for the use of the ADVANCE PIs, Directors, and Program Developers. It will enable us to share best practices, helpful web sites and programs, discuss common goals, etc. You can subscribe here.

ADVANCE Toolkits

The methods and procedures outlined in these toolkits will help you to meet the NSF reporting requirements and conduct effective program evaluations. Toolkits are available here.

AIM Network

The ADVANCE Implementation Mentors Network connects change leaders at ADVANCE grantee institutions to increase their efficiency and effectiveness. advanceaimnetwork.org