The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) offers numerous research opportunities for its member school’s faculty and students. Below you will find a current list of research opportunities in which faculty and students can participate:
Unsolicited Research Proposals or Collaborations
TMCF welcomes innovative unsolicited research proposals. TMCF also welcomes the opportunity to collaborate on any existing research requests for proposals (RFPs) that focus on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), Predominantly Black Institutions (PBIs), and Minority Institutions (MIs).
SCIENCE. TECHNOLLOGY, ENGINEERING AND MATHEMATICS (STEM)
Consortium for Undergraduate Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Success (CUSTEMS)
From 2011 to 2014, the Alfred P. Sloan foundation established three years of funding for an ongoing data repository to assist post-secondary institutions in addressing issues relating to undergraduate degree completion in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields, with particular focus on under-represented students. Each participating school will receive a grant award for each year of participation.
The Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation
The Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP), a program funded by the National Science Foundation, is a multidisciplinary undergraduate program that seeks to partner with two- and four-year degree granting higher education institutions. The purpose of these partnerships is to increase the quantity and quality of under-represented minority students who seek to graduate with degrees in STEM.