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Research Awards Overview

October 2016 Awards Overview

In October 2016 (FY 2017), the Office of Sponsored Programs recorded the following grants for American University researchers.


PI: Maria Floro

College of Arts and Sciences - Economics

Title: American University Planning Workshop for Research Program on Gender-Sensitive Macroeconomic Models for Policy Analysis

Sponsor: The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

Funds: $70,000.00


PI: Casey Evans

Kogod School of Business - Accounting

Title: The Insider Cashout Typology: Sharing Threat Indicators of Cyber Fraud via Intelligence Information Reports

Sponsor: Citi

Funds: $6,792.00


PI: Caty Borum Chattoo

School of Communication - Center for Social Media

Title: Rise Up Education Initiative Research with Univision

Sponsor: Learning for Action 

Funds: $57,784.00


PI: Robert Tobias 

School of Public Affairs - Public Administration and Policy

Title: Key Executive Leadership Development Programs

Sponsor: U.S. Department of Homeland Security - Transportation Security Administration

Funds: $568,350.00


PI: Preeti Menon

School of Public Affairs - Justice, Law & Criminology

Title: National Drug Court Resource, Policy and Evidence-Based Practice Center

Sponsor: U.S. Department of Justice - Bureau of Justice Assistance

Funds: $800,000.00


PI: Kim A. Ball

School of Public Affairs - Justice Programs Office

Title: OJJDP FY 2016 Juvenile Drug Court Technical Assistance 

Sponsor: U.S. Department of Justice - Bureau of Justice Assistance

Funds: $1,000,000.00