NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) — Black Hills State University on Tuesday said it will use a $598,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to establish a masters-degree scholarship program in integrative genomics that will study the links between ecology and genomics.
The university, located in Spearfish, SD, said the Integrative Genomics Transition Scholarship program will award $10,000 a year to 20 MS students over five years.

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