Resource Library

Welcome to Mentor-Connect’s Resource Library. The purpose of this library is to provide a comprehensive, interactive collection of resources that can be utilized by STEM faculty, administrators, grant writers, mentors, mentees, etc. to further serve the goal of Mentor-Connect to advance technician education and leadership development by supporting potential, current, and former grantees of the NSF ATE program.

The library contains print resources, webinars, and links to other helpful sites. Users will find the most current grant proposal guides and updates from the NSF, webinars conducted by Mentor-Connect for all aspects of grant writing, sample documents provided by former and current grantees, and a large supply of informational articles.

These resources are provided free of charge for non-commercial purposes only. Each resource contains a record with its sharing permissions. The resources that are in the public domain may be used without restriction. The resources marked “Attribution—Non-commercial—Share Alike” may be used non-commercially as they are or changed by the user, as long as the user credits the author and licenses new creations under the identical terms. Resources marked “Unknown” were provided to Mentor-Connect without an existing fair use statement. Please contact these providers whenever possible to determine permissions.

 
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This webinar discusses reviewer expectations and resources and strategies to consider when making a plan for broadening participation/diversity or recruiting and retaining students fo your NSF ATE proposal. 
This tutorial will guide you through the process of preparing annual and outcome reports for your National Science Foundation’s Advanced Technological Education Program project. It is based on a Mentor-Connect webinar, conducted in June 2022 and available as a recording in the Mentor-Connect...
In order to write effective annual reports and the final project outcome report, PIs must understand NSF’s needs and develop a strategy. This session will provide information about planning and report writing; as well as share strategies for developing and submitting annual reports. Questions about...
This webinar produced by Mentor-Connect focuses on the various forms associated with NSF ATE grant proposals. This year it will cover the new platform www.Research.gov  to be used for 2022 Proposal submission.   Forms can make up 2/3 of a final proposal submission and impact the quality and...
This tutorial will guide you through the process of filling out the forms that will be part of your proposal to the National Science Foundation’s Advanced Technological Education Program. It is based on a MentorConnect webinar, conducted in May 2022 and available as a recording in the Mentor-Connect...