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HS-STEM Fact Sheet

HS-STEM Graduate Fellowship Application 2008

HS-STEM Undergraduate Scholarship Application 2008

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2008 Recipients

2007 Recipients

HS-STEM Career Development Program

The Department of Homeland Security has awarded Purdue University funding for the second year of the Homeland Security-Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (HS-STEM) Career Development Program. This Homeland Security Career Development Proposal was a joint effort between Purdue University Regional Visualization and Analytics Center (PURVAC), Dr. David Ebert, Director and Purdue Homeland Security Institute (PHSI) Dr. Sandra F. Amass, Associate Director. For further information, please visit the links on the left or contact Drs. Amass or Ebert.

PURVAC/PHSI were awarded $300,000 in scholarship money from the department of Homeland Security for students who are interested in working in Homeland Security related fields. During the first year of the program, seven students were awarded scholarships. These graduate students are currently doing research in: Terrorism and Infectious Disease, Cyber Threats, Analysis of Linked animal and Human Data, Explosive and Radiation Detection, Border Security and Cargo Container Detection. To learn more about the program and to apply for a 2008 HS-STEM award, see the links to the left.