EPSCoR, the Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research, is a federal grant program led by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to help states develop their research capabilities and institutions. Delaware received its first NSF EPSCoR grant in 2005 to create a statewide, interdisciplinary network of people, programs and instrumentation focused on the theme of complex environmental systems and ecosystem health. The University of Delaware, Delaware State University, Delaware Tech and Wesley College are partners in the program.
In The News
February 22, 2017
The Delaware Small Business Development Center has prevented about 600 former DuPont workers from leaving Delaware to pursue jobs in other states, said J. Michael Bowman, the organization’s director. Bowman made the remarks Tuesday afternoon at a hearing before the …
I was working at the University of Delaware in the late 2000s. I lived outside of Newark when Chrysler shut down its assembly plant and fired all 2,100 of its employees. Word of the closure started to spread in February of …