INTERNAL GRANTS

The University of Notre Dame provides various awards to support graduate research. Graduate students in The Department of Anthropology have been very successful in obtaining the following funds:

2020

Rivera-Gonzalez, Joyce N.

 Kellogg Institute for International Studies, Graduate Research Grant. “Catastrophes of the Everyday: Understanding Disaster Reconstruction and Postcolonial Austerity in Puerto Rico.”

Rivera-Gonzalez, Joyce N. Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts, Graduate Student Emergency Dissertation Grant. “Disasters to be Continued: Conducting Digital Ethnography in Puerto Rico Amid a Global Pandemic.”
Saiyed, Sana T.

Eck Institute for Global Health Graduate Student Fellowship. “Combining cultural perspectives, behavioral ecology, and stress physiology for a more holistic understanding of human-monkey interactions and health in India.”

2019

de Wet, Emily Kellogg Institute for International Studies Dissertation Writing Fellowship.
Erftenbeck, Hanna Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts Graduate Student Research Award “Building urbanism from the ground up - daily life in the earliest urban communities of the Early Bronze Age in the southern Levant”
Erftenbeck, Hanna Graduate School Arts and Letters Graduate Student Professional Development Award “The Production and Use of Chipped Stone Tools During the Metal Ages in the Southern Levant: Evidence from Abu Snesleh” Poster presented at the SAA Annual Meeting, Albuquerque, NM.
Erftenbeck, Hanna Graduate Student Union Conference Presentation Grant “The Production and Use of Chipped Stone Tools During the Metal Ages in the Southern Levant: Evidence from Abu Snesleh” Poster presented at the SAA Annual Meeting, Albuquerque, NM.
Hook, Kristina Kellogg Institute Graduate Research Grant, Dissertation Interview Travel within Ukraine, 2018-2019
Hook, Kristina Nanovic Institute for European Studies Advanced Language Training Grant
Hurd, Kayla 2019-2020. Eck Institute for Global Health Graduate Student Fellowship. “Are insects the next health aid?: Exploring the correlation between seasonality and consumption patterns with blood spots in Oaxaca, Mexico”
Jankovic-Rankovic, Jelena Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts, Graduate Research Grant, September 2019
Jankovic-Rankovic, Jelena Graduate Student Summer Residency Program at the National Humanities Center (NHC), North Carolina, Nanovic Institute for European Studies, Graduate Research Fellowship
Jankovic-Rankovic, Jelena

Graduate Research Fellowship, Nanovic Institute for European Studies, January 2019

Jankovic-Rankovic, Jelena The Berlin Seminar in Transnational European Studies, Nanovic Institute for European Studies, June 2019
Marcantonio, Drew GLOBES Program Mini-Grants Research Award, University of Notre Dame, 2019
Marcantonio, Drew Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts Graduate Student Research Award, University of Notre Dame, “Tracking Environmental Violence in the Global Landscape Part II,” 2019
Moskun, Brandon Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts Graduate Student Research Award. “A Rhythmanalysis of University Life in Norway.”
Rodrigues, Patricia Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts Graduate Student Research Award. “Marshalling the Past: An Investigation of the Archaeological Practice of Indigenous People.”
Saiyed, Sana T Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts Graduate Student Summer Research Award. “Combining Cultural Perspectives and Behavioral Ecology for a More Holistic Understanding of Human Monkey Interactions in India.” Summer 2019.
Saiyed, Sana T Graduate Student Union Conference Presentation Grant for oral presentation at the SACNAS Annual Meeting, Honolulu, HI. Fall 2019.
Saiyed, Sana T Graduate School Arts and Letters Graduate Student Professional Development Award for oral presentation at the SACNAS Annual Meeting, Honolulu, HI. Fall 2019.
Saiyed, Sana T Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts Graduate Student Winter Research Award. “Combining Cultural Perspectives and Behavioral Ecology for a More Holistic Understanding of Human Monkey Interactions in India.” Winter 2019.
Saiyed, Sana T Liu Institute for Asia and Asian Studies Winter Research Grant. “Combining Cultural Perspectives and Behavioral Ecology for a More Holistic Understanding of Human Monkey Interactions in India.” Winter 2019.

2018

Cortez, Amanda Daniela

Summer Language Abroad Grant. Center for the Study of Languages and Cultures.

Hook, Kristina

Nanovic Institute for European Studies Advanced Language Studies Grant (Russian).

Hook, Kristina

 Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies Summer Research.

Hook, Kristina Notre Dame Graduate Student Conference Presentation Grant.
Hook, Kristina Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies Travel Grant.
Hook,
Kristina

Notre Dame College of Arts and Letters Conference Presentation Grant at the 2018 Tantur German Jewish Studies Workshop, 2018.  “The Monuments that Stand over Babi Yar: Exploring German, Israeli, and Ukrainian Constellations of Holocaust Memory through Babi Yar Commemorations.”

Hurd, Kayla J. Global Health travel grant award. Eck Institute for Global Health. University of Notre Dame. 2018. “Bugs as Drugs: Assessing the efficacy of grasshoppers as a treatment for anemia in Oaxaca, Mexico.”
Johnson, Symone

Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts American Dream Summer Grant, 2018. “On the Matter of Black Life Life: Healing Justice in New York.”

Rivera-González

Joyce N. Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts Graduate Student Research Award, 2018. “Living in ‘el Caño’ after Maria: An Ethnographic Study of Environmental Risk at the Martin Peña Channel, Puerto Rico”. 

Marcantonio, R.A.

GLOBES Program on Environment and Society Graduate Research Support Grant, 2018. “Tracking Environmental Violence in the Global Landscape.”

Marcantonio, R.A. The Kroc Institute Summer Research Support Grant, 2018. “Tracking Environmental Violence in the Global Landscape.”
Marcantonio, R.A.

The Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts Graduate Student Research Award, 2018. “Tracking Environmental Violence in the Global Landscape.”

Jankovic-Rankovic, J.

Nanovic Institute for European Studies Graduate Student Research Award, 2018. “Biosocial Approach to Human Migration  - The case of refugees living in transitional settlements in Serbia.”

Jankovic-Rankovic, J.

Kellogg Institute for International Studies Graduate Student Research Award, 2018. Biosocial Approach to Human Migration  - The case of refugees living in  transitional settlements in Serbia

Thornburg, Ann Marie

GLOBES Program in Environment and Society, Mini Grant. Indonesian.

Thornburg, Ann Marie The Liu Institute, Language Study Grant. Indonesian.
Thornburg, Ann Marie Summer Language Abroad Grant, Center for the Study of Languages and Cultures. Indonesian.

2017

Ames,
Nicholas

Nanovic Graduate European Internship Grant, 2017. “Materiality in Motion: Irish and Italian Trajectories of Rural Community Development”.

Arslan,
Sevda
Social Responsibilities of Researchers 2017-2018.
Arslan,
Sevda

Kellogg Institute Travel Conference Grant. “Mediating Plural Zazaki Migrant Identities”.

Arslan,
Sevda
Kellogg Institute Research Grant. “Impact of Migration on Zazaki Language and Identity Formation”.
Arslan,
Sevda
Nanovic Institute for European Studies Summer Research Grant. “Impact of Migration on Zazaki Language and Identity Formation”.
Hook,
Kristina
Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts Graduate Student Research Award, 2017.   “Ethnography of Genocide Politics in Ukraine-Russia Relations.”
Hook,
Kristina
Graduate Summer Research Grant, Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, 2017.  “Ethnography of Genocide Politics in Ukraine-Russia Relations.”
Hook,
Kristina
Nanovic Institute for European Studies Professional Development Grant, 2017.  “Lessons for Genocide Studies from Peace Research, presented at the International Association of Genocide Scholars Biennial Conference, Brisbane, Australia.”
Hook,
Kristina
Notre Dame Graduate Student Union Conference Presentation Grant, 2017.  “Ukraine’s Bykivnia Memorial and Liminal Understandings of Post-Soviet Violence, presented at the Society for Applied Anthropologists Annual Conference, Santa Fe, NM.”
Jankovic-Rankovic,
Jelena

Arts and Letters Advisory Council. Graduate Summer Research Grant. 2017. “The role of non-governmental and governmental organizations in refugee crisis in Belgrade, Serbia.”

Jankovic-Rankovic,
Jelena
Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts Graduate Student Research Award / ISLA - GSRA. Fall 2017. “The Case of the Middle Eastern and African Refugees ‘Transiting’ through Serbia.”
Jankovic-Rankovic,
Jelena
Nanovic Institute for European Studies Graduate Research Grant. Fall 2017. “The Case of the Middle Eastern and African Refugees ‘Transiting’ through Serbia.”
Jankovic-Rankovic,
Jelena
Nanovic Institute for European Studies Professional Development Grant. “Refugee Crisis in the Media: Is Serbia the exception to the rule?” American Anthropological Association – Annual Meeting.
Jankovic-Rankovic,
Jelena
Kellogg Conference Travel Grant. “Refugee Crisis in the Media: Is Serbia the exception to the rule?” American Anthropological Association – Annual Meeting.
Marcantonio,
Richard A.

Kellogg Institute Graduate Research Development Award, 2017. “Slow Violence in the Anthroecological System: Understanding smallholder farmer coping processes in Sierra Leone”

Marcantonio,
Richard A.
Notre Dame Graduate Student Union Conference Presentation Grant, 2017. “Conflict, Contanimation, and Anxiety: Environmental Violence in Southern Province, Zambia” presented at the American Anthropological Association annual meeting.
Marek,
Todd Patrick
ISLA GSRA - Spring 2017 - “Signs of Change in Tibetan Medicine”
Morrow,
Sara
Nanovic Institute for European Studies Graduate Internship Grant. “On the Edge of Empire: Networks of British Trade and Exchange in Ireland and Scotland.”
Morrow,
Sara
Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts Professional Development Award. “Networks of Material Mediation: Shopkeepers in Historic Rural Ireland”.
Morrow,
Sara
Graduate Student Union Conference Travel Grant. ““Networks of Material Mediation: Shopkeepers in Historic Rural Ireland”.
Morse,
Charles
ISLA GSRA – Advances in Studies of Pre-industrial Kenya: Processing materials from excavations for publication.
Morse,
Charles
ISLA GSRA – A Cross-Cultural and Temporal Study of Mobility and Urbanism: Excavation, survey, and connections.
Prince-
Buitenhuys,
Julia R.
Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts Graduate Student Research Award, Fall 2017. Looking Like your Food: Tracing Dietary and Nutritional Impacts on Skull Shape.
Rodrigues,
Patricia
Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts Graduate Student Research Award / ISLA GSRA – Indigenous Sacred Sites in the Tamitatoala River.
Peterson,
Jeffrey V.
Graduate Student Research Award, Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts. “Social Traditions and Social Networks among Long-Tailed Macaques in Bali, Indonesia.”
Reese,
Kelsey M.
Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts Graduate Student Research Award. “Social Adaptations to Environmental Changes.”
Sarma,
Mallika S.
Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts Graduate Student Research Award. “Women’s Work: Endocrine Physiology During Subsistence Labor in the Republic of the Congo.”

2016

Ames,
Nicholas

Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts American Dream Research Grant, 2016. “American Spaces, Irish Places: The Materiality of Immigrant Irish-America in the 19th and 20th Centuries.”

Ames,
Nicholas
Nanovic Institute for European Studies Professional Development Grant, 2016. “Formalizing Marginality: Comparative Perspectives on the 19th Century Irish Home and Village.”
Arslan,
Sevda
Nanovic Institute for European Studies Summer Research Grant. “Immigration and Language Maintenance in Germany”.
Hook,
Kristina
National Science Foundation-Funded Social Responsibility of Researchers Fellowship Program, 2016-2017.  http://reilly.nd.edu/research/research-integrity/social-responsibilities-for-researchers/2016-cohort/
Hook,
Kristina
Graduate Summer Research Grant, Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, 2016.  “The Ukrainian Holodomor in Comparative Genocide Perspective.”
Hook,
Kristina
Nanovic Institute for European Studies Professional Development Grant, 2016.  “Presentation on Genocide Politics in International Relations at the European Consortium for Political Research Annual Conference, Prague, Czech Republic.”
Hook,
Kristina
Notre Dame Graduate Student Union Conference Presentation Grant, 2016.  “Presentation on Integrating Trauma Healing and Peacebuilding at the Trauma, Memory, and Healing in the Balkans and Beyond Conference, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina.”
Lederach,
Angela J.
Kellogg Graduate Research Grant 2016-2017 ‘We Were Aguacateros’: Practices of Peace in Colombia.
Morrow,
Sara
ISLA Graduate Student Research Award. “A Dynamic Island Landscape: Landlord Improvement on Inishbofin Island, Ireland, 1839-1855.”
Peterson,
Jeffrey V.

Graduate Student Research Award, Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts. “Understanding Long-Tailed Macaque Social Learning and Networks at Two Temple Sites in Bali, Indonesia.”

Rokhideh,
Maryam
Kellogg Graduate Research Grant, “Navigating a Precarious Life in the Democratic Republic of Congo.”
Rokhideh,
Maryam
SLA Language Grant, Democratic Republic of Congo.
Rokhideh,
Maryam
NSF-funded, Social Responsibilities of Researchers Grant.
Sarma, Mallika S.

Eck Global Health Summer Research Grant. “Acute Reactivity of Daily Work at High Altitude”

Sarma,
Mallika S.
Liu Institute for Asia and Asian Studies Summer Research Grant. “Acute Reactivity of Daily Work at High Altitude”

2015

Lederach,
Angela J.
Social Responsibilities of Researchers 2015-2016.
Lederach,
Anglea J.
Graduate Summer Research Grant, Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, Peace Provokers: The Role of Youth and Peacebuilding in Colombia
Morrow,
Sara
Nanovic Institute for European Studies Fall Break Research Grant. “Materialized Mourning: The Economy of House Wakes in 19th Century Ireland.”
Morrow,
Sara

Social Responsibilities of Researchers 2015-2016. University of Notre Dame John J. Reilly Center for Science, Technology, and Values. Funded by the National Science Foundation.

Rokhideh,
Maryam
Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies Research Grant, “Understanding the Construction of Violent Experiences in the Democratic Republic of Congo: Implications for Peace and Recovery.”
Sarma,
Mallika S.
Notre Dame Grant Training Award.

2014

Lederach,
Angela J.
Mullen Family Fellowship, Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies .
Lederach,
Angela J.
Graduate Summer Research Grant, Kroc Institute for International Peace, ‘To Narrate is to Live’: Gender and Peacebuilding in Colombia.