Howard Hughes Medical Institute Grant



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HHMI Grant
The University of Texas-
Pan American
1200 W. University Dr.
Edinburg, TX 78539
Fax: 956-384-5006



The Howard Hughes Medical Institute Grant (HHMI) program is a comprehensive effort to enhance the quality of science education at The University of Texas-Pan American (UTPA). The program focuses on improving access to bioscience careers for students throughout the Rio Grande Valley and on improving the undergraduate experience for bioscience students at UTPA.

  • Student Research Opportunities
  • Curriculum, Equipment and Laboratory Development
  • Pre-College Outreach
  • Administration, Evaluation & Faculty


Our EVO LS10 Electron Microscope

Equipment Reservation

Reservations are required prior to using the HHMI Core Lab Equipment located in SCIE 2.406.

Equipment Gallery

1201 W. University Drive Edinburg, TX 78539-2999
956/665-UTPA  1-866-441-UTPA
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