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Research Awards Overview

February 2017 Awards Overview

In February 2017 (FY 2017), the Office of Sponsored Programs recorded the following grant for American University researchers.


PI: Anastasia Snelling

School of Education

Title: Strategies for Improving Consumption of Healthy Foods in DC Public Schools

Sponsor: District of Columbia Public Schools

Funds: $76,551.00


PI: Anastasia Snelling

School of Education

Title: Healthy Food Access Initiatives

Sponsor: DC Central Kitchen

Funds: $35,999.00


PI: Caty Borum Chattoo

School of Communication - Center for Social Media

Title: Story Movements and The Laughter Effect

Sponsor: Unbound Foundation

Funds: $50,000.00


PI: Derek Hyra

School of Public Affairs - Public Administration and Policy

Title: Making the Just City Project

Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Funds: $125,000.00


PI: Daniela Kraiem

Washington College of Law - Women & International Law Program

Title: Ending Impunity for Sexual and Gender-based Violence in Conflict or Mass Repression in Latin America

Sponsor: Institute of International Education

Funds: $35,000.00