Recent Awards

In FY 2017, Brandeis University attracted nearly $60 million in outside funding to support research. Following is a list of recent awards received by Brandeis University scholars.
Overdose Risk Management and Compensation in the Era of Naloxolone

Total Anticipated Award: $19,596

Principal Investigator: Andrew Kolodny, Heller School for Social Policy and Management

Sponsor: National Development and Research Institute

Date Awarded: September 19, 2018

Regulatory Authority and Nurse Practitioner Opiod Prescribing Behavior

Total Anticipated Award: $75,749

Principal Investigator: Cindy Parks Thomas and Jennifer Perloff, Heller School for Social Policy and Management

Sponsor: University of California, San Francisco

Date Awarded: September 19, 2018

ReImagine North of Main

Total Anticipated Award: $45,500

Principal Investigator: Mary Brolin, Heller School for Social Policy and Management

Sponsor: Fitchburg State University

Date Awarded: September 14, 2018

Overcoming Tumor Resistance with Enzyme-Instructed Nanoscale Assemblies and Immunotherapies

Total Anticipated Award: $31,906

Principal Investigator: Xiaoqian Feng, Chemistry

Sponsor: National Institutes of Health

Date Awarded: September 7, 2018

Hampton-Brandeis Partnership for Research and Education in Materials (PREM)

Total Anticipated Award: $90,000

Principal Investigator: Seth Fraden, Physics

Sponsor: Hampton University

Date Awarded: August 31, 2018

2019 Sarasota-Manatee Jewish Community Study

Total Anticipated Award: $198,000

Principal Investigator: Matthew Boxer, Janet Aronson, and Leonard Saxe, Cohen Center for Modern Jewish Studies

Sponsor: Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County

Date Awarded: August 30, 2018

Mechanisms of Specialized Translational Control of Gene Expression

Total Anticipated Award: $300,000

Principal Investigator: Amy Si-Ying Lee, Biology

Sponsor: The Pew Charitable Trusts

Date Awarded: August 23, 2018

Intergovernmental Personnel Act

Total Anticipated Award: $45,368

Principal Investigator: Maureen Stewart, Heller School for Social Policy and Management

Sponsor: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Date Awarded: August 21, 2018

Bionsinpired Soft Materials; SciLinkr: Connecting Scientists and Engineers to Educators and Journalists Nationwide

Total Anticipated Award: $399,999

Principal Investigator: Seth Fraden, Physics

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Date Awarded: August 21, 2018

Greater Orlando Jewish Community Study Planning Proposal

Total Anticipated Award: $10,054

Principal Investigator: Matthew Boxer, Cohen Center for Modern Jewish Studies

Sponsor: JCC of Greater Orlando

Date Awarded: August 21, 2018

Taglit - Birthright Israel 2012-13 North American Registration Database Management System

Total Anticipated Award: $294,280

Principal Investigator: Leonard Saxe, Cohen Center for Modern Jewish Studies

Sponsor: Birthright Israel

Date Awarded: August 21, 2018