TABLE A-2: Some Undergraduate Science and Engineering Interventions in the United States

Program Type


Targeted Group*

Career Planning

Argonne National Lab

Association for Women in Science

New Jersey Institute of Technology


AWIS chapter members

Students with GPA of 2.8+

Cooperative Education


E. I. DuPont

Environmental Protection Agency

Lawrence Berkeley Lab


Northwestern University



Oak Ridge Associated Universities

Minorities w/2.0+ GPA


Sandia National Labs

Sophomores w/3.0 + GPA


U.S. Dept of Commerce + NIST

Physical science, engineering, mathematics, and computer science majors


U.S. Dept of Energy



U.S. Dept of the Interior: Geological Survey


Comprehensive Programs

American Geological Institute

California St Univ, Los Angles

California, University of

Carolinas-Ohio Science Education Net

Cornell University

Dartmouth College

Douglass College

National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering

Black, Hispanic, or Native American geoscience students

Underrepresented minorities

Women and minorities

Blacks and women




Minorities in Engineering

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