Grants News

Caring for Colorado grant supports expansion of Adams State's RN-BSN program

"Our RN-to-BSN online program is both affordable and flexible, to meet the needs of working registered nurses from diverse economic and cultural backgrounds." Continue Reading…

Deadline extended for ASU summer high school robotics apprenticeship

Open to high school juniors and seniors, the seven-week program will provide apprentices $10 per hour for 20 hours per week, as well as one credit hour from Adams State University. Continue Reading…

Adams State will host special screening on lynching in the southwest

The film will examine the difficult history of Mexican-American lynchings in the Southwest. A discussion with the filmmaker will follow. Continue Reading…

Register now for spring 2016 STEM Saturdays

All sessions are designed with specific grade-level, developmentally appropriate lessons in mind. Continue Reading…

STEM faculty put active learning strategies into practice

"Faculty in this program are moving from traditional lecture to an active minds-on/hands-on approach. They are using data to make instructional decisions." Continue Reading…

Robotics grant will fund ASU summer internships

Each summer, four interns will earn $15 an hour, 40 hours a week, for eight weeks, in addition to a 12-credit tuition waiver for STEM courses and a two-month, $1000 housing allowance. Continue Reading…

Adams State awarded $5.7 million in grants for Hispanic Serving Institutions

"We are very proud to receive these grants that recognize and further our work to educate and serve rural, minority, and low income students," said Adams State President Beverlee J. McClure. Continue Reading…

Hilos Culturales features cultural experts

Los Comanches de la Serna, a group of singers and dancers from Ranchos de Taos, N.M., is directed by Francisco Gonzales. Continue Reading…

Adams State awarded scholarship funding for non-traditional students

The grant will provide $2,000 to 15 undergraduate students who meet the criteria. Continue Reading…

DHE awards Adams State grant for Concurrent Enrollment Teaching Initiative

"Starting this June, a cohort of 15-20 social studies teachers will be enrolled in Adams State graduate courses leading to concurrent enrollment instructor eligibility." Continue Reading…

Adams State receives grant to improve STEM education in rural schools

The award will provide intensive, research-based professional development in math and science instruction for 173 current K-5 teachers in ten southern Colorado districts. Continue Reading…

PEBC/Boettcher Teacher Residency program at Adams State awarded $2.9 million STEM grant

The STEM grant will help train new teachers for elementary and middle schools in 15 rural Colorado school districts. Continue Reading…

Adams State receives $3.6 million in Title V grants for education access

These awards bring the total Title V funding Adams State has received since 2000 to more than $17.7 million. Continue Reading…

Adams State launches College Assistance Migrant Program

The program launched July 1, and is available for the coming fall semester. CAMP participants will receive financial aid and stipends to assist in covering tuition, fees, and housing for the first yea Continue Reading…

Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area awards grant to Adams's State's C.A.S.A.

"This project will focus on connecting students, faculty, and community members to the rich and often ignored cultural history of the San Luis Valley," said C.A.S.A. director, Oneyda Maestas. Continue Reading…

Adams State receives Department of Defense Grant for robot lab

“Robots capture the imagination of the public and students of all ages..." Continue Reading…

Fed and state grants fund plan for green business park

The EDA was specifically seeking innovative projects with far-reaching potential, Hoffman said, and the SEED project will serve as a national model for clean, rural business development. Continue Reading…

STEM Center opens doors

The STEM Center provides a place for students to receive tutoring in specified STEM courses, as well as a general workspace. Continue Reading…

Art alumnus awarded funding for Southern Colorado Mural Project

“We partnered with Mr. Ian Wilkinson, an ASU alumnus, for this project for many reasons” said Mary Hoffman, executive director of ASU Community Partnerships. Continue Reading…

El Pomar Foundation grant will assist nursing students

“It will also support our 'grow your own' philosophy and enhance the level of nursing care provided to patients in our community." Continue Reading…

Local teachers to benefit from Xcel Energy grant to Adams State University Extended Studies

Adams State University Extended Studies received a $7,500 grant from the Xcel Energy Foundation to support professional development of science and math teachers in the San Luis Valley. Continue Reading…

Upward Bound receives grant renewal

“Commitment,” said Angelica Gallegos, director of Upward Bound, using one word to describe the program. “Our students commit to their future.” Continue Reading…

Adams State receives ESEA Grant

“By working with teachers at the preschool level, students’ exposure to the sciences will begin at an early age,” Judd said. Continue Reading…

Grant allows Adams State to eliminate mental health taboos

The Adams State Health and Safety team dives into the arena of psychological wellbeing after receiving the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s Garrett Lee Smith grant. Continue Reading…

ASC wins $3.6 million grant to expand access to scientific fields

The U.S. Department of Education awarded Adams State College a $3.6 million grant from the Hispanic Serving Institutions STEM program (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics). Continue Reading…

ASC nursing program earns Caring for Colorado grant

The Caring for Colorado Foundation recently awarded a grant of $79,878 to the Adams State College Nursing Department. Continue Reading…

Adams State receives grant for suicide prevention

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) recently awarded Adams State College a three-year, $225,000 Garrett Lee Smith Campus Suicide Prevention Grant. Continue Reading…

Hoffman serves on DOL national grant review panel

Mary Hoffman, Executive Director of Adams State College's Community Partnerships, was recently selected to serve on a U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) national grant review panel. Continue Reading…

ASU awarded new Title V grant

Adams State College was recently awarded a $3.18 million Title V grant to improve student engagement and success. Continue Reading…