NSF grant to increase CS & IT graduates

This grant will support our commitment to those students at risk of dropping out of college when they are within striking distance of graduation

~ Mark Weiss

fiu-summer-commencementThe NSF grant, scholarships are part of a $5 million, five-year grant offered to Florida International University, the University of South Florida and the University of Central Florida, on behalf of the collaborative Florida IT Pathways to Success project.

The goals of the project, which build on a previously awarded TEAm Grant from the Florida Board of Governors, involve recruiting, retaining and providing scholarships as well as support to academically talented students in IT-related disciplines with financial need.

Source: NSF grant to increase computer science graduates in Florida