Latinx Equity and Success

HSI Grant Projects

Since 2016, Chico State has secured over $19.5M in federal Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) grants.  Here are the current HSI grant-funded campus projects.

HSI projects funded by the U.S. Department of Education

HSI projects funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF)
  • Cultivating a Culture of Entrepreneurial Mindset and Undergraduate Research (CEMUR)
  • Developing Faculty Resources of Evidence-based Practices that Improve Learning and Equity in STEM (abstract)

HSI project funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture


Visit the recommended HSI Grant Seeking Philosophy at Chico State (PDF).


Visit the Higher Ed Emergency Relief Funds page for information on Chico State's three allocations from the U.S. Department of Education's Higher Education Emergency Relief Funds (HEERF) to Minority-Serving Institutions (MSI).  Chico State has received over $6.7M in HEERF monies because of our institutional HSI status.