Grants News

Xcel Foundation grant expands Adams State services for veterans

Veterans in the surrounding communities, as well as on-campus veterans and their dependents, will benefit. Continue Reading…

Adams State Upward Bound awarded new grant

Adams State University's Upward Bound program was recently awarded a five-year grant of $2,388,246 to continue its service to San Luis Valley high school students. Continue Reading…

“State of the State Forum on Undocumented Learners in National Landscape” Led by Dr. Jose Moreno at Adams State University

Moreno has been working with the Office of Title V Initiatives at Adams State University and the campus community for over a year on general education reform. Continue Reading…

ASU Community Partnerships completes USDA project

Adams State University Community Partnerships successfully completed a project funded by the USDA Office of Advocacy and Outreach, resulting in submission of ten proposals from the San Luis Valley. Continue Reading…

ASU student documentary explores food insecurity

The documentary A Meal Out of Reach, produced by Adams State University students, will be premiered during Hunger Education Week, Monday, April 24, at 7 p.m. in McDaniel Hall room 101. Continue Reading…

Adams State receives National Science Foundation grant

Developing virtual classrooms that expand course choices for students is the goal of a new National Science Foundation (NSF) grant recently awarded to Adams State University. Continue Reading…

Teacher Education offers opportunity for SLV Teachers

Those completing all 10 credits will obtain a STEM certificate of completion from Adams State University. Continue Reading…

Adams State announces staff for NSF ADVANCE grant project

Funded by a $249,571 grant through the National Science Foundation's ADVANCE IT-Catalyst program, the project aims to increase diversity and gender equity among Adams State's faculty. Continue Reading…

Adams State receives NSF grant to advance women faculty in the sciences

The resulting plan will include strategies to improve the recruitment, retention, and advancement of women faculty, and in particular of Latinas. Continue Reading…

Adams State HSI Week begins September 12

The Adams State University Hispanic Serving Institution Week celebration will be held from September 12 through September 16, with each day representing a specific theme. Continue Reading…

Adams State celebrates HSI Week

“The events raise awareness and helps build and promote campus-community partnerships.” Continue Reading…

Adams State “Stands Strong” into the coming year

“In marking the one year anniversary of the Supreme Court’s ruling and our endeavor, we reaffirm our commitment to Standing Strong for equality and against all forms of inequity in our society.” Continue Reading…

ASU Summer STEM Academy welcomes high school students

“I love meeting new kids and getting the feel of the college atmosphere and expectations.” Continue Reading…

Gomez appointed to National HEP/CAMP Association

“It is an honor to support and represent migrant/seasonal farmworker students through CAMP at this outstanding Hispanic Serving Institution,” Gomez added. Continue Reading…

Adams State receives State Historical Fund grant to preserve Marvel House exterior

Constructed in 1932, the structure is included in the City of Alamosa Historic Registry. Continue Reading…

ASU Summer STEM Academy Open House is February 27

The event will be a great opportunity for parents and students to see first-hand what the Summer STEM Academy has to offer, ask questions, and meet Title V STEM staff. Continue Reading…

Caring for Colorado grant supports expansion of Adams State's RN-BSN program

"Our RN-to-BSN online program is both affordable and flexible, to meet the needs of working registered nurses from diverse economic and cultural backgrounds." Continue Reading…

Deadline extended for ASU summer high school robotics apprenticeship

Open to high school juniors and seniors, the seven-week program will provide apprentices $10 per hour for 20 hours per week, as well as one credit hour from Adams State University. Continue Reading…

Adams State will host special screening on lynching in the southwest

The film will examine the difficult history of Mexican-American lynchings in the Southwest. A discussion with the filmmaker will follow. Continue Reading…

Register now for spring 2016 STEM Saturdays

All sessions are designed with specific grade-level, developmentally appropriate lessons in mind. Continue Reading…

STEM faculty put active learning strategies into practice

"Faculty in this program are moving from traditional lecture to an active minds-on/hands-on approach. They are using data to make instructional decisions." Continue Reading…

Robotics grant will fund ASU summer internships

Each summer, four interns will earn $15 an hour, 40 hours a week, for eight weeks, in addition to a 12-credit tuition waiver for STEM courses and a two-month, $1000 housing allowance. Continue Reading…

Adams State awarded $5.7 million in grants for Hispanic Serving Institutions

"We are very proud to receive these grants that recognize and further our work to educate and serve rural, minority, and low income students," said Adams State President Beverlee J. McClure. Continue Reading…

Hilos Culturales features cultural experts

Los Comanches de la Serna, a group of singers and dancers from Ranchos de Taos, N.M., is directed by Francisco Gonzales. Continue Reading…

Adams State awarded scholarship funding for non-traditional students

The grant will provide $2,000 to 15 undergraduate students who meet the criteria. Continue Reading…

DHE awards Adams State grant for Concurrent Enrollment Teaching Initiative

"Starting this June, a cohort of 15-20 social studies teachers will be enrolled in Adams State graduate courses leading to concurrent enrollment instructor eligibility." Continue Reading…

Adams State receives grant to improve STEM education in rural schools

The award will provide intensive, research-based professional development in math and science instruction for 173 current K-5 teachers in ten southern Colorado districts. Continue Reading…

PEBC/Boettcher Teacher Residency program at Adams State awarded $2.9 million STEM grant

The STEM grant will help train new teachers for elementary and middle schools in 15 rural Colorado school districts. Continue Reading…

Adams State receives $3.6 million in Title V grants for education access

These awards bring the total Title V funding Adams State has received since 2000 to more than $17.7 million. Continue Reading…

Adams State launches College Assistance Migrant Program

The program launched July 1, and is available for the coming fall semester. CAMP participants will receive financial aid and stipends to assist in covering tuition, fees, and housing for the first yea Continue Reading…