Minority Science and Engineering Improvement Program
The FY 2021 MSEIP Competition: May 21, 2021 – July 6, 2021.
FY 2021 MSEIP Pre-Application Webinars:
Wednesday, June 9, 2021
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm, ET
Thursday, June 10, 2021
11:00 am – 12:30 pm, ET
Friday, June 11, 2021
10:00 am – 11:30 am, ET
Program Office: Institutional Service
CFDA Number: 84.120A
Program Type: Discretionary/Competitive Grants
Also Known As: MSEIP
This program assists predominantly minority institutions in effecting long-range improvement in science and engineering education programs and increasing the flow of underrepresented ethnic minorities, particularly minority women, into science and engineering careers.
Types of Projects
The program funds are generally used to implement design projects, institutional projects, and cooperative projects. The program also supports special projects designed to provide or improve support to accredited nonprofit colleges, universities, and professional scientific organizations for a broad range of activities that address specific barriers that eliminate or reduce the entry of minorities into science and technology fields.Program map of participating institutions - This map shows the eligible institutions that have applied for and been awarded grants under this program by the Institutional Service (IS), U.S. Department of Education. Grants were awarded in each of the FYs 2007-2010 for a period of four years.