The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) is pleased to announce a national grant competition for the MentorLinks: Advancing Technological Education program, developed with the support of the National Science Foundation. MentorLinks is designed for community colleges seeking to improve technician education programs in the science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) fields. Colleges should be interested in working with an experienced community college mentor who has successfully planned and implemented a major change in a high-technology program.
MentorLinks colleges will receive $20,000 for the two-year grant period plus travel support for the project director to attend three national meetings. The grant’s primary emphasis is on substantial opportunities for technical assistance and professional development as part of the mentoring relationship. The grant period runs from October 1, 2014–October 31, 2016.
The deadline to apply is April 30, 2014.
Find detailed information and download the MentorLinks Colleges RFP here.