Southern Miss Joins Second Cohort of Gulf Scholars Program. Thu, 10/06/2022 - 15:00pm | By: David Tisdale. Bettering the ecological health of the Gulf of Mexico region through education is the focus of a professor’s project at The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) Gulf Park that has received the support of a prestigious five-year $450,000 grant from the National Academies Gulf ...
The National Academies’ Gulf Research Program (GRP) today announced the addition of six colleges and universities to the Gulf Scholars Program (GSP), a five-year, $12.7 million pilot program that prepares undergraduate students to address the most pressing environmental, health, energy, and infrastructure challenges in the Gulf of Mexico region.
The University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Scholars Program (GSP) recently announced its first curriculum cohort has completed a series of development workshops, with six faculty from across USM Coastal Operations creating place-based experiential learning units that aim to inspire and prepare undergraduate students to create a more equitable, just, and resilient Gulf of Mexico region.
The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) provides students with various opportunities to thrive in the blue economy. The Southern Miss Gulf Scholars Program (GSP) does just that, preparing undergraduate students from diverse backgrounds to create a more resilient and sustainable Gulf Coast.