| ACADEMICS | Grants
Professor visits Antarctica to research climate change.
State and federal funds enhance teacher training.
NASA grant enables regional carbon-cycle research.
Foundations support research on Latino males.
Foundation underwrites green chemistry initiative.
At Worcester State University, grants—from government agencies, private foundations, and corporations—nurture the intellectual curiosity, hands-on research, and creative exploration happening in all academic areas of the WSU campus. They enable members of our faculty to work with students on a variety of scholarly pursuits, giving our students critical skills employers look for—the ability to think critically, solve complex problems, and communicate clearly. They also provide financial support of initiatives aimed at meeting WSU's strategic goals including student scholarships, community-based programming, faculty development, equipment, technology, and capital renovations. WSU has 2 offices that seek external funds:
Both offices work collaboratively to ensure faculty and staff have access to the best possible resources and training to help underwrite their scholarly and academic initiatives.