- The group’s work prompted the National Science Foundation to award the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) a $500,000 grant to support a comprehensive mentoring program for postdoctoral fellows and early-career faculty members.
- The program focuses on teaching grant-writing skills and career-development strategies, and promotes diversity in the scientific workforce by supporting underrepresented minority postdoctoral scientists and new assistant professors in their efforts to secure research funding.
Winthrop University, "Chemistry Professor Led National Committee to Open More Doors for Minority Scientists" (2015). Winthrop News 2015. 156.