Grants & Fellowships

Grant Activity & Fellowships 
Funded Proposals
RECIPIENT, Summer Research Grant, Marist College  2013, 2014, 2015

RECIPIENT, Summer Research Appointment at Marist College’s Florence, Italy, Campus. Conducted research on Italian Muslim politics, June 2014

RECIPIENT, Fellowship for International Research, University of Delaware ($5,000), 2009

Unfunded Proposals
SUBMITTED; NO AWARDS ISSUED THAT YEAR, “An Experimental Test of Norms of Humanitarian Intervention: Insights from Political Psychology,” Project Proposal submitted to the American Political Science Association Small Research Grant Program. Co-Principal Investigator with  Grillo, M. (Schreiner University, TX), 2013

2ND ROUND OF REVIEW, “Drivers of Radicalization among Muslim Communities in France and the United States,” Project Proposal for the Department of Homeland Security. Core Member of Research Team Also Including Miller, M. J.,  Carrion, J., Rajaee, B. (University of Delaware); Lepri, C. (Institute of International and Strategic Relations, France),  2010

Faculty Travel Grant, Marist College ($622 to $1,534; biannually), Spring 2013-Present
Special Recognition Award in Service, Marist College, 2014
Primary Research Appointment (course release), Marist College, Spring 2014
Faculty Travel Grant, International Studies Association 2012, 2013, 2014
Faculty Travel Award, Washington College 2011; 2012
University Dissertation Fellowship, University of Delaware 
Only Diss. Fellowship awarded to the dept. that year, 2009-2010
Full Tuition Scholarship, University of Delaware, 2005-2009
Professional Dev. Award, University of Delaware 2006; 2008; 2009
Alumni Enrichment Award, University of Delaware 2006; 2007; 2009
Best Graduate Student Paper, Central Slavic Conference, St. Louis, MO, 2006
Rotary High School Exchange Student (Full Scholarship) From Ogre, Latvia to Jefferson City, MO, 1999-2000