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The Research Institute for Scholars of Equity (RISE)

February 17, 2017

Conducting Mixed Methods Research to Improve Academic outcomes among PK-20 African American and Latino/a Children, Youth, and Young Adults

Deadline: January 15th 

Notification: February 17th, 2017

Program Dates: May 31st, 2017 - May 30th, 2018

The Research Institute for Scholars of Equity (RISE): Conducting Mixed Methods Research to Improve Academic outcomes among PK-20 African American and Latino/a Children, Youth, and Young Adults is a program that prepares a new generation of scholars, committed to addressing issues of social equity.  RISE is an interdisciplinary training program open to students from North Carolina Central University (NCCU), Duke University, University of North Carolina-Wilmington, University of Pittsburgh, University of South Carolina, University of New Mexico, and the New School for Social Research.  Participants, referred to as “Fellows,” will conduct rigorous, high quality research in education that will improve the schooling experiences and academic attainment of pre-kindergarten through university-level African American and Latino/a students.

For more information, view the flyer, or visit the website to apply.