NIST Announces Funding for 2021 Standards Curricula Development Program

By | April 06, 2021

The NIST Standards Services Curricula Development Cooperative Agreement Program is seeking applications from accredited institutions of higher education (IHEs) in the U.S. or its territories to develop undergraduate and/or graduate level curricula to incorporate documentary standards, standards development, and standardization information and content into seminars, modules, courses, and learning resources. Eligible IHE applicants may work individually or include proposed sub-awards or contracts with other U.S. colleges and universities, non-profits, and commercial organizations. Applicants are evaluated on their ability to meet criteria in four major categories: technical project approach and methodology; communication plan; staffing; and resource availability. The deadline to submit an application for consideration is Tuesday, June 1, 2021. Applications must be submitted through GRANTS.GOV. More information about the program is available here.