EPSCoR Impact at DSU

About EPSCoR Delaware State University, the University of Delaware, Delaware Technical Community College, and Wesley College are partners in Delaware’s Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) Research Infrastructure Improvement Program (RII-3) grant. EPSCoR is a federal grant program led by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to help states develop their research capabilities and institutions. … Continue reading EPSCoR Impact at DSU

DSU Scientists Begin Work on $7 million EPSCoR Grant

Researchers at Delaware State University (DSU) received $7 million from NSF and the State of Delaware to study potential, non-food bioenergy crops and ways to protect regional waterways. The project is part of the $24 million Meeting Delaware’s 21st Century Water and Energy Challenges through Research, Education, and Innovation grant awarded to Delaware ‘s Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) from the National … Continue reading DSU Scientists Begin Work on $7 million EPSCoR Grant


CIBER was launched in 2009 under the auspices of the Delaware Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research, or EPSCoR. EPSCoR is a federal program led by the National Science Foundation (NSF) that helps states enhance their research initiatives and institutions. In Delaware, the program focuses on environmental science, engineering, and policy and supports Delaware’s goal of … Continue reading Partners

Joint Wesley-DSU Publication

Dr. Qiquan Wang and Dr. Malcolm D’Souza describing the development of the joint Wesley-DSU biological chemistry program and the collaborative efforts at the two institutions fostered by the Delaware INBRE and EPSCoR programs appeared in the Journal of College Teaching & Learning. Read more…

The People Pipeline

Just as laboratories need pipelines for water and natural gas, they also need a “pipeline” that provides a continuous supply of people able to conduct research there. Making sure the people pipeline is full of well-trained individuals is one of the most important goals of Delaware EPSCoR. Read more…