NIFA Provides Financial Support for the ARMAS Program
New Mexico Highlands University’s Achieving in Research Math and Science (ARMAS) program is designed to increase the number of Hispanic students earning a Bachelor of Science degree. NIFA provides ﬁnancial support for the ARMAS program, which has helped more than 1,100 students since its inception in 2009. ARMAS received recognition from the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics.
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