$5M federal grant to help UIC graduate more Latino scientists, engineers

UIC Graduation Ceremony

UIC has received a five-year, $5.3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education affirming the designation of the university as a Hispanic-Serving Institution. The grant aims to strengthen UIC’s efforts to increase the number of Latino and low-income students attaining degrees in STEM fields — science, technology, engineering or mathematics. Read more.