ERIC Number: ED362386
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Models of Excellence.
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC. Directorate for Scientific, Technological and International Affairs.
The Minority Research Initiation (MRI) awards are one-time grants for underrepresented minority investigators who have not previously received Federal research support as faculty members. This booklet highlights 105 minority investigators who graduated from the nation's top research universities. They are creative and productive contributors to science and engineering capability in the United States. Awardees in this booklet received their MRI grants from fiscal year 1981 through fiscal year 1988. (PR)
Descriptors: Biographies, College Science, Engineers, Family Influence, Grants, Higher Education, Minority Groups, Role Models, Science Education, Science Teachers, Scientists, Teacher Influence
Models of Excellence, Division of Research Initiation and Improvement, Room 1225, National Science Foundation, Washington, DC 20550.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC. Directorate for Scientific, Technological and International Affairs.