The Leadership Grant for International Educators enables a select group of microbiology/biology/health science undergraduate educators from resource-limited countries to attend the ASM Conference for Undergraduate Educators (ASMCUE) and a pre-conference workshop in order to provide these future leaders in STEM education with the resources to develop and pilot innovative pedagogy and learning modules that engage students and lead to enduring understandings in microbiology/biology/health science.
The goals of this program are to provide educational leaders from resource-limited countries with training in the latest developments in microbiology education in order to improve microbiology and STEM education in their home country and to build capacity for disseminating change within their local and national STEM educational communities.
Participants will receive training through a three pronged approach:
Application Deadline: October 1, 2014
Funding: ASM will provide up to $3,000 US dollars towards round trip economy airfare to the US & ground transportation to the conference. Complimentary registration and conference housing is provided to recipients.
To learn more about ASMCUE and the eligibility requirements for this award, visit: