The EXCITE Newsletter: January 27th, 2022

New EXCITE Public-facing External Website

As part of ongoing efforts to share the good work EXCITE is doing, we have created a new website for external organizations to learn more about us: On that page, we highlight our news releases and short videos we have created from all of our Spotlight team presentations going back to summer 2021. EXCITE teams wishing to access resources can either use a “quick link” to the program team site on this page or continue to navigate directly to

NIFA Shares Customizable Press Release for Teams

Your EXCITE State Contacts should have received a document from NIFA Communications with a press release that your team can customize and share with your local media outlets. We encourage you to work with your institution’s communications folks to help share the news of your good work. If you did not get the document in your email, you can view it here.

Monthly Reports Past Due

We have several teams with outstanding reports from November or December for A1. Please submit those as soon as possible. January A1 reports will be due 1/31. Your prompt submission helps us keep up with our reporting to our partners and funders.