Howard Hughes Medical Institute Grant Program Research

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