Grant Activity - December 2016

The Office of Research and Outreach, Penn State Harrisburg, is pleased to announce the following grant activity for August 1 to November 30, 2016:

Proposals submitted:

There were 20 proposals submitted to 16 different sponsor agencies by 17 faculty and staff members totaling $2,810,617

Proposals awarded:

There were 16 projects funded from 14 different funding agencies involving 11 different faculty and staff members totaling $2,486,840.

Congratulations to:

Michael Behney, (PI), ISRA, “R3 Data Analysis Project 2016 2017 Continuation” funded by the COP: Commission on Crime and Delinquency.

Michael Behney, (PI), ISRA, “PACHC Data Collection, Record Management System and Digital Dashboards for Information from Exchange Navigators” funded by the Pennsylvania Association of Community Health Centers.

Jeremy Blum (Co-PI), SSET, Collaboration with the Larson Transportation Institute, “Safety Performance Functions for Washington State: Phase 3, Implementation of Safety Performance Functions for Washington State--Type 2” funded by the Washington State Department of Transportation.

Gina Brelsford, (Co-PI), BSED, “Parental Stress Post-NICU Discharge: Religious/Spiritual and Secular Coping in Relation to Mental Health and Parent Relationship Quality” funded by the Children's Miracle Network.

Sue Copella (PI), ISRA, “Development of July 1, 2015 State and County Single Years of Age (0-19) Detailed Population Estimates” funded by the COP: Department of Health.

Sue Copella (PI), ISRA, “Bureau of Special Education, Pennsylvania Department of Education, Administration of Special Education Data Verification and Reporting System” funded by the COP: Department of Education.

Susannah Gal (PI), ORO, “Ben Franklin Venture Investment Forum 2016-2017” funded by the Ben Franklin Technology Center of Central & Northern Pennsylvania, Inc.

Susannah Gal (PI), ORO, “CNP Business Plan Contests 2016-2017” funded by the Ben Franklin Technology Center of Central & Northern Pennsylvania, Inc.

Peter Idowu (PI), SSET, “Laboratory Scale Plug-and-Play Microgrid Test Bed” funded by the Office of Naval Research.

Karen Karns (PI), CE, “Early Reach Academy” funded by the COP: Office of Vocational Rehabilitation.

Jane Keat (PI), BSED, “Professional Development and Technical Assistance Services 2016-2017” funded by the Child Care Consultants, Inc.

Jane Keat (PI), BSED, “ECMH Consultant 2016-2017” funded by the Child Care Consultants, Inc.

Linda Rhen, (PI), BSED, “Career Studies” funded by Millersville University.

Sairam Rudrabhatla (PI), SSET, “Development of genetic transformations, tissue, culture and test genes - Amendment 7” funded by the USDA Agricultural Research Service.

Stephanie Wehnau, (PI), ISRA, “Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission Visitor and Marketing Project” funded by the COP: Historical and Museum Commission.

Stephanie Wehnau, (PI), ISRA, “United Way of Lebanon County Community Needs Assessment” funded by the United Way of Lebanon County.