Welcome to the Colorado- Wyoming Alliance for Minority Participation (CO-WY AMP)
The CO-WY Alliance for Minority Participation is a two-state initiative funded by the National Science Foundation that supports students, programs at individual schools, and initiatives meant to increase the number of underrepresented students in STEM.
To recruit, retain, and graduate historically underrepresented
students earning baccalaureate degrees in STEM.
students in STEM
URM STEM degrees
granted by CO-WY AMP
institutions since 1996
Through its Distinguished Undergraduate Awards program, USRA offers scholarships to undergraduates who have shown a career interest in aeronautics or space research related fields, or in space science education. Eligible majors include aerospace engineering, astronomy, astrobiology, biophysics, computer science, earth science, electrical and mechanical engineering (with applications to aerospace engineering or space science), geophysics, geology, mathematics,…
Written by Eva Urbina Dr. Kizzmekia Corbett is leading the National Institute of Health’s (NIH) search for a COVID-19 vaccine. Dr. Corbett earned her PhD in microbiology and immunology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2014. Currently, she is a viral immunologist and research fellow in the Vaccine Research Center (VRC)…
This week in Partner News, we’d like to spotlight this Story Map from Jacki Klancher at Central Wyoming College, featuring their Alpine Science Institute. The ASI Story Map is an impressive site highlighting many of the projects Jacki is working on and ones CO-WY AMP has supported. The Alpine Science Institute (ASI) at Central Wyoming…