Grant Announcements

Rutgers researchers are making a meaningful difference in the world. Check back often for the latest announcement of faculty grants and awards. Please noteGrants can only be announced on this page once an award account has been established. 

Updated June 5, 2018

Jeanne Herb - associate director, Environmental Analysis and Communications Group, Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, and Marjorie Kaplan, associate director, Center of Environmental Prediction, School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, are co-principal investigators of an award totaling $35,192. The project, titled Advancing Sound Climate Change Policy in New Jersey through Collective Impact, is being supported by the   Rockefeller Brothers Foundation.

Corina Lelutiu-Weinberger - assistant professor, Division of Nursing Science, School of Nursing, is the principal investigator of an award totaling $419,119. The project, titled Increasing Provider Competence for Treating Stress-related Mental Health Conditions in Low Resource Settings, is being supported by the National Institute of Mental Health. Learn more about Lelutiu-Weinberger here.

Girsh Blumberg - professor, Physics and Astronomy, School of Arts and Sciences, is the principal investigator of an award totaling $699,999. The project, titled Low Energy Electrodynamics in Solids with Strong Electron Correlations, is being supported by the National Science Foundation. Learn more about Blumberg here.

David Shreiber - professor, Biomedical Engineering, School of Engineering, Assimina Pelegri, professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, School of Engineering, and Cheryl Dreyfus, professor, Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, are co-principal investigators of an award totaling $200,000. The project, titled Multi-scale Modeling of Dynamic Behavior of White Matter, is being supported by the New Jersey Commission on Spinal Cord Research. Learn more about Shreiber, Pelegri, and Dreyfus.

To view Grant Announcements from previous issues, see Archive