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Awards Overview

In September of 2015 (FY 2016), the Office of Sponsored Programs recorded the following grants for American University researchers.

PI:Sibel Kusimba           

College of Arts and Sciences - Anthropology      

Title: Group versus Individual Strategies: Dynamic Social Networks of Mobile Money among Women in Western Kenya

Sponsor:University of California at Irvine          

Funding Source:  Bill & Melinda Gates Foundatio             

Funds:  $11,375.00

PI:Caty Borum Chattoo              

School of Communication - Center for Social Media       

Title: The Role of Comedy in Social Change         

Sponsor: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation          


 PI:  Robin Broad              

School of International Service - International Development     

Title: From National Responsible Gold-Mining to Global Investment & Trade Policy         

Sponsor:Voices for a Sustainable Future           


 PI:Lynn Addington       

School of Public Affairs - Justice, Law & Criminology       

Title: Intimate Partner Violence, Stalking and Sexual Violence Among Non-College Attending Emerging Adults:Exploring the Prevalence of the Problem and Utilization of Victim Services         

Sponsor:U.S. Department of Justice - National Institute of Justice         


PI:Juan Mendez           

Washington College of Law - Center for Human Rights & Humanitarian Law        

Title: Anti-Torture Initiative Gender and Torture Project              

Sponsor:Institute of International Education   

Funding Source:Ford Foundation          


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