ASU Receives $74K NIH Pilot Grant to Tackle Health Equity and Researcher Diversity

Under a collaborative research opportunity, Alabama State University Cancer Biology Research and Training  (CBRT) researchers have received a pivotal one-year $73,942 pilot grant from the National Institute of Health’s Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning (AI/ML) Consortium to Advance Health Equity and Researcher Diversity (AIM-AHEAD). The pilot is led by the University of North Texas in partnership with … Continue reading



U.S. Office of Naval Research Awards Morgan State University $9-Million to Advance Scientific Research in Artificial Intelligence, Cybersecurity and Machine Learning

The Office of Naval Research (ONR) has awarded Morgan State University a five-year, $9 million grant to address a critical Department of Defense (DoD) need for research in building diverse knowledge bases related to artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML), especially with respect to cybersecurity. In addition, the grant will be leveraged to elevate … Continue reading


FAMU TRIO Upward Bound Math and Science Program Secures $1.7M Funding for Five More Years

The Florida A&M University (FAMU) TRIO Upward Bound Math and Science (UBMS) Program received an additional $1.7 million in federal funding over the next five years to continue serving high school students from underserved backgrounds in Leon and Madison counties. The UBMS Program’s goal is to increase students’ participation and success rates in mathematics and … Continue reading