Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA)

Encouraging Excellence: Health Science Education in Native American Communities

Grant #R25 GM142096

Science Education Partnership Award 

This program is funded by a Science Education Partnership Award from National Institutes of Health 

A partnership between the University of Nebraska Medical Center's Munroe-Meyer Institute (MMI), the Great Plains Area Tribal Chairmen’s Health Board (GPTCHB), and K-12 schools in Nebraska and South Dakota.

The scope of the SEPA program is to support the development and evaluation of model biomedical science partnerships that focus on health-related sciences.

The purpose of this program is to encourage partnerships between biomedical scientists, science educators and community leaders that improve K-12 student and public understanding of the health sciences. 

The objectives of the program are:

The activities of the program are:

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