Education and Outreach

NAI Minority Institution Research Support (MIRS) Program

By Keith Cowing
March 11, 2009

The NAI-MIRS Program provides opportunities for researchers, from qualified minority serving institutions, to initiate joint partnerships with researchers in the field of astrobiology. The NAI-MIRS program provides support for 8 – 10 week sabbaticals, follow-up funding, and travel opportunities for faculty and students from minority institutions. The application deadline for 2009 is March 16th.

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[Source: NAI Newsletter]

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