Underrepresented Definition


Underrepresented Definition (per NIH)

In spite of tremendous advancements in scientific research, information, educational and research opportunities are not equally available to all. NIH encourages institutions to diversify their student and faculty populations to enhance the participation of individuals from groups that are underrepresented in the biomedical, clinical, behavioral and social sciences, such as:

The MARC U STAR Program is designed to support underrepresented students in the sciences as described below:


Information obtained from https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-OD-20-031.html.






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