By assisting faculty and staff in securing grants, the office of grant development helps SNC move forward in scholarly research, program development, and student success.

Grants in Progress

SNC faculty and staff are continually seeking external funding for their research and projects. This web page will track all grantseeking activities. If you have any questions about specific grants, please contact Sarah Ryan.

Grants Applied For

  • May 1, 2015: Anindo Choudhury, Wisconsin Sea Grant, A landscape perspective on Great Lakes rivermouth ecosystems, $12,000
  • July 1, 2015: Andrew Ciferni, Sally Cubitt, National Endowment for the Humanities, Humanities Collections and Reference Resources, Norbertine Missions Project, funding to assess Norbertine archives related to missions, $22,414
  • October 22, 2015: Zach Pratt, National Institute of Health, Academic Research Enhancement Award (R15), Role of OmpX in the growth of Enterobacteriaceae in the presence of bile salts, funding for research $231,710
  • December 9, 2015:Sally Cubitt, National Endowment for the Humanities,Scholarly Editions and Translations, Translation and Publication of the Diaries of Father Maximilian Gaertner, $188,650
  • December 15, 2015: Karlyn Crowley, Anna Czarnik-Neimeyer, Wisconsin Humanities Council, Major Grant, funding to support distinguished visiting scholar, $9,865
  • January 13, 2016: Katie Dunn, American Heart Association, Scientist Development Grant, funding for research
  • January 14, 2016: David Bailey, National Science Foundation, Neural Systems cluster, pre-proposal, funding for research 
  • February 1, 2016: Zach Pratt, American Society for Microbiology, Undergraduate Research Fellowship, funding for undergraduate research, $4,000  
  • February 1, 2016: Kristin Vogel, Rachel Mueller, Sarah Titus, Institute for Museum and Library Science, Sparks! Ignition Grant for Libraries, funding for institutional repository activities, $24,614
  • February 9, 2016: Tom Doughman, NCAA CHOICES, funding for alcohol abuse and prevention activities, $30,000

Future Grants
In addition to the above grants which have already been submitted, faculty and staff have many other grant proposals in the pipeline. Below is a list of grants that are currently in progress. This list is subject to change. A grant may not be submitted at all or may be altered or submitted to a different funder. If you’re interested in working on one of these proposals, please contact Sarah Ryan

  • April 15, 2016: Shan Bryan-Hanson, Wisconsin Humanities Council Working Lives grant, funding for exhibit
  • May 2, 2016: Tim Flood, National Science Foundation, Antarctic Artists and Writers Program, funding for travel to Antarctica to work on book 
  • Scott Kirst, National Science Foundation, Noyce Scholars, scholarships for math and science teachers 
Grantseeking is an important form of scholarship. Even when funding is declined, the experience can often strengthen the project or research. External funding allows you to do work that you might not normally be able to do. Please congratulate your colleagues on their grantseeking activity.