Hands-on Opportunities to Promote Engagement in Science (HOPES) Grant

The goal of the Hands-on Opportunities to Promote Engagement in Science (HOPES) seed grants is to incentivize and support the development of outreach programs and partnerships by teachers and researchers.  Each grant is worth up to $2,000 and will be awarded to teams consisting of one or more Junior High/High School teacher(s) (or other K-12 educator) and one or more university, college, or institutional (e.g. NIH, NSF, USDA) research scientist(s). 

Download a copy of the 2014 HOPES Grant Description.  Questions regarding the grant or workshops should be emailed to Weiyi Zhao at wzhao@asbmb.org.  

HOPES recipients featured in ASBMB Today:
2011 HOPES Seed Grant recipients
2012 HOPES Seed Grant recipients
2013 HOPES Seed Grant recipients

HOPES Workshops:
2012 HOPES Workshop
2013 HOPES Workshop
2014 HOPES Workshop

HOPES Steering Committee:
Regina Stevens-Truss, Chair (Kalamazoo College)  
Peter Kennelly (Virginia Tech University)
Ray Sweet (Janssen Biotech, Inc.)
Weiyi Zhao (ASBMB) 

If you would like to be added to the project contact list, email: education@asbmb.org.


This project is funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation.