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Awardee:LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY
Doing Business As Name:Louisiana State University & Agricultural and Mechanical College
PD/PI:
  • Juana Moreno
  • (225) 578-7586
  • moreno@lsu.edu
Co-PD(s)/co-PI(s):
  • Fernando Alegre
  • Lori L Martin
  • Yu Chen
  • Benjamin Necaise
Award Date:09/12/2019
Estimated Total Award Amount: $ 1,000,000
Funds Obligated to Date: $ 1,000,000
  • FY 2019=$1,000,000
Start Date:10/01/2019
End Date:09/30/2022
Transaction Type:Grant
Agency:NSF
Awarding Agency Code:4900
Funding Agency Code:4900
CFDA Number:47.070
Primary Program Source:040100 NSF RESEARCH & RELATED ACTIVIT
Award Title or Description:BRBYTES: Baton Rouge: Bringing Youth Technology, Education and Success
Federal Award ID Number:1923573
DUNS ID:075050765
Parent DUNS ID:940050792
Program:STEM + Computing (STEM+C) Part
Program Officer:
  • Fay Cobb Payton
  • (703) 292-7939
  • fpayton@nsf.gov

Awardee Location

Street:202 Himes Hall
City:Baton Rouge
State:LA
ZIP:70803-2701
County:Baton Rouge
Country:US
Awardee Cong. District:06

Primary Place of Performance

Organization Name:Louisiana State University & Agricultural and Mechanical College
Street:
City:
State:LA
ZIP:70803-2701
County:Baton Rouge
Country:US
Cong. District:06

Abstract at Time of Award

This project will create a Research Practitioner Partnership called Baton Rouge: Bringing Youth Technology, Education and Success (BRBytes). The project will involve a collaboration between the East Baton Rouge Parish School System and Louisiana State University to design, study and support computing courses from grades seventh to tenth. This Computing Track will be integrated into science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) secondary graduation pathways approved by the State of Louisiana. BRBytes aims to provide opportunities for all students in East Baton Rouge Parish School System to engage in high-quality computing courses. This award reflects NSF's statutory mission and has been deemed worthy of support through evaluation using the Foundation's intellectual merit and broader impacts review criteria.

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