New Grants

Timothy Tansey has received a grant of $529,932 from the Department of Education, in a subcontract from the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development, for “Wisconsin Career Advancement Initiative” through Sept. 30, 2026. (072022)


Ross Benbow has been awarded $1,443,669 from the National Science Foundation for “Exploring Student Service Member/Veteran STEM Career Persistence Longitudinally and in Military-Centric Contexts: A Mixed Methods Study of Social Support Networks” through June 30, 2026.



Martina Rau has received a grant of $849,761 from the National Science Foundation for “Digitally Inoculating Viewers Against Visual Misinformation With a Perceptual Training,” through Aug. 31, 2025. (071222)


Laura Wright has been awarded $249,622 from The Learning Agency LLC for “Actionable Assessment: Scaffolding Students’ Experience with Assessment Results” through March 31, 2023. (062322)


Anjale Welton has received a grant of $23,757 from the Spencer Foundation, in a subcontract from the University of Missouri-Columbia, for “Anti-racist Policy Decision-Making in School Districts” through July 31, 2023. (052722)


Dorothy Farrar-Edwards has been awarded $186,755 from the University of Wisconsin Foundation for “Impact 2030 - Summer Res Wkshp” through October 31, 2023. (052022)


Rachelle Winkle-Wagner has received a grant of $184,539 from the Spencer Foundation, in a subcontract from the University of Texas-Austin, for “Do Campus Contexts Make Black Women Faculty Sick? A National Study of Black Women Academics’ Health Outcomes at Historically Black and Predominantly White Postsecondary Institutions” through May 31, 2025. (051722)


Nicole Louie has been awarded $1,219,621 from the National Science Foundation for “Advancing Racial Justice in Middle School Mathematics Through Participatory Design Research” and participant support costs through April 30, 2027. (042222)