2015

The 2015 HBCU-UP/CREST PI/PD Meeting was held in Washington, DC, at the Washington Hilton hotel on February 18-19, 2015.

Meeting Materials

2015 HBCU-UP/CREST PI/PD Meeting Program Book
2015 HBCU-UP/CREST PI/PD Meeting Poster Presentation Schedule


Meeting Presentations

Business Meeting and Workshop Presentations* from the HBCU-UP/CREST PI/PD Meeting in Washington, D.C., on February 18-19, 2015.

Wednesday, February 18th

3:00pm – 3:45pm: Opening Plenary Session 1

Welcome:
Jermelina Tupas, Acting Division, Director, Human Resource Development, NSF

Remarks:
Joan Ferrini-Mundy
, Assistant Director, Education and Human Resources (EHR), NSF

Speaker:
Maria Zacharias
, The Role of the Office of Legislative and Public Affairs

4:00pm – 5:30pm: Concurrent Business Meetings

A. CREST Business Meeting
Victor Santiago and Andrea Johnson, Program Officers, NSF

B. HBCU-UP Business Meeting
Claudia Rankins, Earnestine Easter, and Andrea Johnson, Program Officers, NSF


Thursday, February 19th

8:30am – 9:30am: Concurrent Breakouts – Session 1

A. Division of Grants and Agreements
Rashawn Farrior, Grant and Agreement Specialist, NSF

B. Evaluation 101
Jan Middendorf, Program Officer, NSF

C. Funding Opportunities for EHR Programs
Earnestine Easter and Mark Leddy, Program Officers, NSF

D. Funding Opportunities in the Directorate for Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Kathleen McCloud and Sean Jones, Program Officers, NSF

9:45am – 10:45am: Concurrent Breakouts – Session 2

A. Division of Grants and Agreements
Rashawn Farrior, Grant and Agreement Specialist, NSF

B. Evaluation 101
Jan Middendorf, Program Officer, NSF

C. Funding Opportunities for EHR Programs
Earnestine Easter and Mark Leddy, Program Officers, NSF

D. Funding Opportunities in the Directorates for Biological Sciences and for Geosciences
Scott Edwards, Division Director, NSF
Lina Patino, Program Officer, NSF

E. Funding Opportunities in the Division of Undergraduate Education
Niki Bennett, Karen Crosby, John Haddock, and Gul Kremer, Program Officers, NSF

11:00am – Noon: Concurrent Breakouts – Session 3

A. Funding Opportunities in the Division of Graduate Education
Earnestine Easter, Program Officer, NSF

B. Funding Opportunities in the Directorates for Computer and Information Science and for Engineering
Thyagarajan Nadagopal and Bevlee Watford, Program Officers, NSF

C. Funding Opportunities in the Division of Undergraduate Education
Niki Bennet, Karen Crosby, John Haddock, and Gul Kremer, Program Officers, NSF

D. Excellence Awards for Science and Engineering
Nafeesa Owens, Program Director, NSF

*Disclaimer: The above-presentations represent the views of each presenter and are not official NSF documents.