This page contains resources within CEOAS, at Oregon State and beyond that are available to help you develop meaningful and powerful outreach and engagement projects.

The term “Broader Impacts” is specific to outreach requirements associated with NSF grants (learn more about the definition and history of Broader Impacts). However, most of the resources listed on this page are available to partner on any outreach and engagement project, regardless of funding source, in pursuit of sharing the importance of research in society.  

Support for Developing Broader Impacts and Other Outreach

Learn more about the people and departments within CEOAS and at Oregon State available to help you in developing your plans for outreach and engagement.

Outreach & Engagement Professional Development Opportunities

Learn more about opportunities to develop your skills as a researcher who wants to share your science with the world.

Seminal Readings About Broader Impacts

Access this list of seminal readings to familiarize yourself with NSF Broader Impacts intention, requirements and considerations for success.

Potential Partners for Outreach Efforts

This list of potential partners is designed to direct researchers toward organizations available to partner on outreach and engagement efforts - including those related to NSF Broader Impacts - in line with researchers’ distinct outreach identities. This is also intended to serve as a starting point for CEOAS Communications and Outreach staff in supporting faculty efforts.

Speaking/Demonstration Opportunities: For a list of speaking/presenting opportunities, please see the CEOAS Outreach Calendar; this list includes ongoing programs appropriate for developing and delivering one or more lessons, lectures or activities at ongoing events.