May 2021 Selected Grants

Below is a brief snapshot of some of the research grants awarded to Boston University faculty in May 2021. View previously selected grants, or a full summary of this month’s awards. For detailed information on research funding, visit Sponsored Research Reporting on the Research Support site.


A Data-Driven Approach To Ending Racial Inequity Through Health Policy Evaluation and Innovation

Total Anticipated

$ 1,500,000

Principal Investigator

Ibram Xolani Kendi, College of Arts & Sciences

Sponsor

The Commonwealth Fund


Fund For Racial Justice and Equity

Total Anticipated

$ 500,000

Principal Investigator

Katherine Levine Einstein, College of Arts & Sciences

Sponsor

Lumina Foundation


Networking The Global China Initiative

Total Anticipated

$ 250,000

Principal Investigator

Kevin Gallagher, Pardee School of Global Studies

Sponsor

The Ford Foundation


Multiscale Effects and Tail Events For Infinite Dimensional Processes and Interacting Particle Systems

Total Anticipated

$ 255,783

Principal Investigator

Konstantinos Spiliopoulos, College of Arts & Sciences

Sponsor

National Science Foundation


Determinants of COVID19-Induced Venous Thrombosis and Targeted Therapy Assessed With Bioengineered Vein-Chip

Total Anticipated

$ 719,803

Principal Investigator

John H Connor, School of Medicine

Sponsor

NIH/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute


Improving Health Equity: Increasing Vaccine Uptake During The COVID-19 Pandemic With A Focus On Under-Represented Minorities

Total Anticipated

$ 260,347

Principal Investigator

Nina Mazar, Questrom School of Business

Sponsor

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation


Online Education For High School Students To Reduce HIV And Related Sexual Behavior Risk

Total Anticipated

$ 220,884

Principal Investigator

Kimberly M Nelson, School of Public Health

Sponsor

NIH/National Institute of Child Health & Human Development


New Testament Studies After The Cultural Turn. Thinking Biblical Literature In The Midst Of Global Crises

Total Anticipated

$ 40,000

Principal Investigator

Luis Menendez-Antuana, School of Theology

Sponsor

The Louisville Institute


Reimagining Alternative Education: Designing For Geographies Of Care and Responsibility

Total Anticipated

$ 978,468

Principal Investigator

Eli Tucker-Raymond, Wheelock College Of Education & Human Development

Sponsor

The Spencer Foundation


Condition Of Career Readiness In The United States

Total Anticipated

$ 85,000

Principal Investigator

Vernon Solberg Scott, Wheelock College Of Education & Human Development

Sponsor

Coalition for Career Development Center


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