Fahs Beck Dissertation
This is not a comprehensive list of all external fellowships and grants, and some awards are interdisciplinary.
Sponsored Research National Science Foundation, RAPID Grant, Memorialization and Community, ,909, 2018.Robert has presented research findings at national scientific conferences and submitted manuscripts that were accepted for publication in peer-reviewed journals.Funding opportunities (in Spanish) with regional websites for several countries (Andorra, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Equador, Spain, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Portugal, Porto Rico, Dominican Republic, Uruguay, Venezuela)The American Psychological Association Dissertation Research award supports dissertation research on public policy that has the potential to improve services for children and families facing psychological issues.In addition, Robert coordinates the speaker series for the Journal Club on Race in Science at the Brown School, an interdisciplinary group of doctoral students, postdocs and faculty who critically examine racial statistics, ethnicity, and culture in social and behavioral research.Robert received a Master of Social Work degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago Jane Addams College of Social Work, with training and support from the Diversifying Faculty in Illinois Fellowship (DFI), and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Work from Northeastern Illinois University. Additional Information Ashley’s research focuses on collective memory and past violence as a cause and consequence of contemporary violence and prejudice, specifically focusing on the concept of threat. Graduate Student Researcher Award, Brudnick Center on Conflict and Violence, Boston, MA, ,000, 2016.Grant Programs Grants of up to ,000 are available to help support dissertation expenses of doctoral students in the United States and Canada whose studies have the potential for adding significantly to knowledge about problems in the functioning or well being of children, adults, couples, families, or communities, or about interventions designed to prevent or alleviate such problems.The research for which funding is requested must focus on the United States or Canada or on a comparison between the United States or Canada and one or more other countries. Aron Doctoral Fellowship Program: Provides partial support to social work doctoral candidates who are engaged in dissertation research in health care policy and practice.The fellowship program was established in 1987 as a tribute to Aron, who was a leader in health care policy and education.