News - Grants
Monday, April 14, 2014
»Nathan McClintock, Urban Studies and Planning faculty, received a grant from the Government of Quebec for the project “Growing Governance: Comparing Participatory Policymaking and Planning for Urban Agriculture in Montreal, Quebec and Portland, Oregon.”
Monday, January 27, 2014
»Pat Boas, Art + Design faculty, received a 2014 Project Grant from the Regional Arts & Culture Council for a collaborative drawing project with artist Linda Hutchins and dancer Linda Austin. The group was also awarded a residency for the project at Calder
»Donald Truxillo, Psychology faculty, received a Fulbright Specialist grant to visit to the University of Trento, Italy, in late 2013. The focus of the grant was to work with colleagues in Trento to build an international network of researchers to study ag
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
»Paula Carder, Institute on Aging faculty, received a $50,000 grant from the Oregon Health Authority to evaluate an affordable housing with services demonstration project in four Portland high-rise buildings.
Monday, January 6, 2014
»Jason Podrabsky, Biology faculty, received an $810,000 grant from the National Science Foundation for “Regulation of Extreme Anoxia Tolerance via MicroRNAs in Embryos of the Annual Killifish Austrofundulus limnaeus.”
»Elise Granek, Environmental Science and Management faculty, and Ann Marie Fallon University Honors faculty, were awarded a $6,000 Katherine Bisbee Fund Grant from the Oregon University System and Oregon Community Foundation for their project, “Emerging Co
»Suzanne Estes, Biology faculty, received a $750,000 National Science Foundation grant for “Mitonuclear Interaction and the Genetic Architecture of Phenotypic Evolution.”
Wednesday, December 4, 2013
»Jeanne Enders, Business Administration faculty, received funding through the PSU Provost Challenge to move two undergraduate degrees, management and leadership and supply and logistics, fully online. The project is off to a strong start.
»Cindy Cooper, Business Administration faculty, received funding through the PSU Provost Challenge for an online Social Entrepreneurship Certificate, which is accepting students and has received local press.
»Talya Bauer, Business Administration faculty, received funding through the PSU Provost Challenge to create a "mini-MOOC" to facilitate real-time practicums and internships for students. The initial phase of her project has been successfully completed.
Monday, November 25, 2013
»Thomas Keller and Bowen McBeath, Social Work faculty; Carla Herrera, PSU Summer Institute on Youth Mentoring; and Renee Spencer received a three-year, $604,949 William T. Grant Foundation award for their research project, “Changing Youth Programs and Sett
»Jay Gopalakrishnan, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, was awarded a $302,000, three-year grant from the National Science Foundation Division of Mathematical Sciences.
Monday, November 18, 2013
»Melinda Glover, Center for Japanese Studies faculty, received a $950 grant from the Japan-United States Friendship Commission and the Northeast Asia Council of the Association for Asian Studies, in support of a lecture on Jan. 30 by Dr. Carol Gluck, Sanso
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
»Jason Jurjevich, Population Research Center and Urban Studies and Planning, and Meg Merrick, Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies, received a $49,635 National Science Foundation-funded subcontract grant for a project, titled "A User Study of Techniq
Monday, November 4, 2013
»Will Parnell, Education faculty, and Ellie Justice, Helen Gordon Child Development Center, received a $1.5 million federal grant to support the 2014-18 Child Care Access Means Parents in Schools program. The grant offers low-income student families subsid
»Melinda Glover, Center for Japanese Studies faculty, received a $525 grant from the Inukai Family Foundation in support of a lecture on Nov. 8 by Dr. Richard Samuels, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Political Science faculty on his book 3.11: Disast
Monday, October 28, 2013
»Donald Truxillo, Psychology faculty, received two grants worth $130,881 from the Italian Ministry of Education to teach graduate seminars in organizational psychology at the University of Palermo, Italy. The grants also allow for eight master’s students f
»Dacian Daescu, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, received a $249,843 research grant from the Naval Research Laboratory for the project "Adaptive Optimization of Parametric Error Covariance Models in Variational Data Assimilation." The research aims to i
»Susan Conrad, Applied Linguistics faculty, received a four-year grant of $588,267 from the National Science Foundation for her project titled “Preparing Students for Writing in Civil Engineering Practice: Research-based Materials Development and Assessmen
Monday, October 21, 2013