DHS Scientific Leadership Awards for Minority-Serving Institutions Granting Graduate Degrees (DHS-11-ST-062-003)


  • $1.6 million for total program
  • Maximum for a master’s program is $250,000
  • Maximum for a PhD program is $400,000

Anticipated number of awards

  • Up to five

Campus notice of intent deadline

  • 1/13/2014

Campus abstract deadline

  • 1/20/2014

Campus proposal deadline

  • 3/5/2014

Agency deadline

  • 3/8/2014 (COS estimate)


  • DHS is accepting only one application per eligible institution.

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