Awards Current Month (August 1, 2017 - August 31, 2017)

Center for Science and Math Education Department Total:  $330,000
Proposal# / AU# Investigator(s) Project Title Funding Agencies End Date Total Award
4577 / 518005Shefner, Rachel
Lange, Karin[Center for Science and Math Education];
Practices in Mathematics and Science: Connections and CollaborationU.S. Department of Education

Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE)
08/31/2017$250,000
4631 / PendingShefner, RachelSupporting a Community of School Science Teacher LeadersPolk Bros. Foundation06/30/2018$80,000


Chemistry & Biochemistry Department Total:  $559,965
Proposal# / AU# Investigator(s) Project Title Funding Agencies End Date Total Award
4484 / PendingCiszek, JacobThe Surface Diels-Alder Reaction of Tetracene and Pentacene Crystals – Blurring the Lines Between Solid State, Surface, and Synthetic ChemistryNational Science Foundation07/31/2020$420,000
4556 / PendingCiszek, JacobMRI: Acquisition of Scanning Electron MicroscopeNational Science Foundation07/31/2020$139,965


Financial Assistance Department Total:  $75,000
Proposal# / AU# Investigator(s) Project Title Funding Agencies End Date Total Award
3592 / 510756Friar, Tobyn
Fortuna, Lawrence[Provost];
Riversville ScholarsRiversville Foundation05/31/2018$75,000


Human Resources and Employment Relations (HRER) Department Total:  $10,000
Proposal# / AU# Investigator(s) Project Title Funding Agencies End Date Total Award
4578 / 517805Scott, DowMaster in Human Resources and Employment Relations (MSHR) ScholarshipI. A. O'Shaughnessy Foundation07/31/2018$10,000


Institute of Pastoral Studies Department Total:  $49,994
Proposal# / AU# Investigator(s) Project Title Funding Agencies End Date Total Award
4626 / 517870Schmisek, Brian
Rhodes, Daniel[Institute of Pastoral Studies]; Lysaught, Mary Therese[Institute of Pastoral Studies];
Reimagining Vocation, Revitalizing CongregationsLilly Endowment, Inc.03/31/2018$49,994


Psychology Department Total:  $362,276
Proposal# / AU# Investigator(s) Project Title Funding Agencies End Date Total Award
3876 / 515040Bohnert, AmyMaking a Difference in the Lives of Chicago GirlsGirls in the Game07/31/2018$9,000
4290 / 517240Holmbeck, Grayson
Monique Ridosh[Maywood]
Self-Management in Adolescents and Young Adults with Spina BifidaNational Institute of Nursing Research07/31/2018$353,276


School of Social Work Department Total:  $425,000
Proposal# / AU# Investigator(s) Project Title Funding Agencies End Date Total Award
4629 / 518220Kim, Caleb
Richards, Maryse[Psychology]; Tyson, Katherine[School of Social Work];
BRAVE Minority Youth Violence Prevention Office of Minority Health06/30/2018$425,000


Theology Department Total:  $40,000
Proposal# / AU# Investigator(s) Project Title Funding Agencies End Date Total Award
4522 / 518065Vigen, AanaThe Complicated Quest for a Healthy Baby: Christian Ethics in Conversation with Genetic Counselors & New Mothers from Underrepresented CommunitiesLouisville Institute07/31/2018$40,000