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Recent Awards

In January 2018 (FY 2018), the Office of Sponsored Programs recorded the following grants for American University researchers.

OSP would like to correct the omission from publication of recent Award Overview reports by highlighting the receipt of the following award to Dr. Malini Ranganathan.

PI: Malini Ranganathan
School of International Service
Title: Corruption Plots, Imagined Publics: Narrating Urban Space in the Global South
Sponsor: American Council of Learned Societies
Funds: $63,230.00
PI: Nicole Caporino
College of Arts and Sciences - Psychology
Title: Web-based Training in the Assessment and Treatment of Pediatric OCD
Sponsor: Anna-Maria & Stephen Kellen Foundation, Inc.
Funds: $50,000.00
PI: David Haaga
College of Arts and Sciences - Psychology
Title: Randomized Controlled Trial of the Comprehensive Behavioral (COMB) Model of Treatment for Trichotillomania
Sponsor: Trichotillomania Learning Center
Funds: $85,326.00
PI: Mieke Meurs
College of Arts and Sciences - Economics
Title: Feasibility Study for Care-Gender Macroeconomic Model for Policy Analysis in Colombia
Sponsor: Open Society Foundations
Funds: $24,500.00
PI: Caty Borum Chattoo
School of Communication - Center for Social Media
Title: Civic Media Storytelling for Social Justice
Sponsor: The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Funds: $400,000.00
PI: Christopher Palmer
School of Communication - Center for Environmental Filmmaking
Title: Program Support
Sponsor: The Henry Foundation
Funds: $2,500.00
PI: Seth Gershenson
School of Public Affairs - Public Administration and Policy
Title: Teacher's Mental Health
Sponsor: Spencer Foundation
Funds: $50,000.00
PI: Jonathan Gould
School of Public Affairs - Justice, Law & Criminology
Title: Prosecutorial Discretion Project
Sponsor: Southern Methodist University
Funds: $295,000.00
PI: Thomas Merrill
School of Public Affairs - Government
Title: The Alienation of Political Science
Sponsor: Charles Koch Foundation
Funds: $32,000.00