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Grants Awarded

Recent Grants

  • The National Endowment for the Humanities awarded a grant to support the preservation and storage of the Watkinson Library’s collection of American almanacs. 
  • The Wal-Mart Community Grants Team and the local Wal-Mart store awarded a grant to support Dream Camp.
  • The Enterprise Holdings Foundation awarded a grant to support Dream Camp.
  • Assistant Professor of Political Science and Public Policy & Law Abigail Fisher Williamson and colleagues from the University of Connecticut and Cleveland State University were awarded a grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Williamson is co-investigator on the study, "Investigating Conceptions of Health Equity and Barriers to Making Health a Shared Value." Read more.
  • Kevin Huang, assistant professor of engineering, was awarded a faculty research grant from the NASA Connecticut Space Grant Consortium to support his project, “Intelligent Interfaces for VR/AR Mediated Teleoperation of Heterogeneous Space Robots.” This is a collaborative project with Central Connecticut State University.
  • Craig Schneider, Charles A. Dana Professor of Biology, was awarded a grant from the Nekton Foundation to support his research.
  • Scholarships for Illinois Residents, Inc. awarded scholarships to students from Illinois currently attending the college.
  • The Charles G. Koch Foundation awarded a grant to support student programming related to entrepreneurship and American enterprise.
  • The Mastercard Foundation awarded a grant to support scholarships for students from Africa.
  • The Phi Kappa Educational Foundation awarded a grant to support scholarships.
  • The Connecticut Higher Education Supplemental Loan Authority (CHESLA) awarded funds to support scholarships for students with demonstrated financial need.
  • Professor of Anthropology James Trostle was awarded a grant from the National Institutes of Health for his research project, “Zika and Dengue Co-circulation Under Environmental Change and Urbanization.”


Grants History

​Institutional Grants
Faculty Research Grants
FY17 FY17
FY16 ​FY16
FY14 FY14
FY13 ​FY13