Current CWDD initiatives include:
Integration of students and teachers into research: Opportunities to work with faculty on Basin Resilience to Extreme Events (BREE) for:
- Undergraduate students - BREE Summer Internships
- High School teachers and students
- Middle School teachers
Research projects are highlighted during an annual spring Student Research Symposium.
Initiatives to support under-represented groups in attending college: As part of our work we are pleased to award Native American Student and First Generation Student Scholarships to Vermont students who enter STEM majors at a Vermont institution of higher education. Read more about the Native American and First Generation Student Scholarship Program
Partnership with the VT Technology Council Internship Program: Matching students with internships at Vermont technology companies. Read more about VT Technology Council Internships.
Rosie's Girls: VT EPSCoR provides financial support in the form of scholarships for girls and economically-disadvantaged Vermont students to attend Rosie’s Girls, a STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) and Trades exploration program for middle school girls.
VT EPSCoR Center for Workforce Development and Diversity
Saint Michael's College
One Winooski Park Box 137
Colchester, VT 05439