Seed Grants Fund Research Collaborations with Minority-Serving Institutions
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The first awardees of Penn State’s new Inter-Institutional Partnerships for Diversifying Research (IDPR) initiative have been selected, comprising a total of 16 collaborative projects that connect Penn State researchers with colleagues from minority-serving institutions (MSIs).
The IPDR program, conceived at the Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences, pools the resources of seven interdisciplinary research institutes at Penn State: Clinical and Translational Science Institute, Institute for Computational and Data Sciences, Institute of Energy and the Environment, Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences, Materials Research Institute, Penn State Cancer Institute and Social Science Research Institute. Researchers from 16 partnering MSIs will collaborate with Penn State colleagues to investigate a broad and diverse set of timely and relevant topics…
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