Elizabeth City State University
  ECSU is a Historically Black University (HBCU) located in Elizabeth City, North Carolina.
Office of Naval Research (ONR) at ECSU
  The Office of Naval Research (ONR) coordinates, executes, and promotes the science and technology programs of the United States Navy and Marine Corps through universities, government laboratories, and nonprofit organizations.
Center of Excellence in Remote Sensing Education and Research (CERSER)
  The intent of this project to develop an innovative and relevant research collaboration focused on coastal, ocean, and marine research.
  NIA is the central starting point for several projects at ECSU including: NASA, ONR, CERSER, NOAA, IEEE-GRSS, ECSU, CReSIS, and RS Explorers.