Islands of Opportunity Alliance
The world of Oceania is not small; it is huge and growing bigger every day. Epeli Hau‘ofa, "Our Sea of Islands."
IOA-LSAMP is a National Science Foundation (NSF) program that works to increase the number of underrepresented minority students graduating with two- and four-year degrees in STEM disciplines. UH Hilo serves as the lead institution in the IOA, which includes 10 other alliance partner institutions.