Congressman Cohen Announces National Science Foundation Grant to the University of Memphis

August 3, 2021
Press Release
Understanding the role of research and mentoring in undergraduate engineering studies

MEMPHIS – Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) today announced that the University of Memphis will receive a grant of $299,998 to underwrite a project titled “Understanding the Role of Undergraduate Research and Mentoring in the Self-Efficacy, Identity, and Success of Engineering Undergraduate Students” under the direction of Electrical Computer Engineering Professor Chrysanthe Preza.

Congressman Cohen made the following statement:

“I congratulate the University of Memphis and Professor Preza for this prestigious grant award. Encouraging the success of engineering undergraduates is a worthy undertaking. Congratulations to all involved.”