Sponsored Programs


Scott Wolter awarded U.S. Department of Homeland Security grant

This funding supports efforts on the development of next generation X-ray diffraction imaging systems relying on X-ray scattering rather than X-ray attenuation for baggage item identification.

Lynch and Duffy receive NCCPA grant to support local health fair program

The grant from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants will help support a health fair for local elementary students.

Felicia Cenca receives CoBank/Campus Kitchens Project grant

Johnson awarded Spencer Foundation grant

The grant will fund a project focusing on the challenges of women of color in science and math educational settings. 

Elon psychology professor receives SPSSI Grant

India Johnson, assistant professor of psychology, received the grant for her project, “I Got Stigma on My Mind: The Impact of Stigma Consciousness, Role Models and Educational Setting on Women of Color in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.”

Elon professor awarded Burroughs Wellcome Grant for wildlife studies project

The award will support "Wildlife Studies: Critical Carnivores," a year-round learning experience that exposes secondary school students to the world of wildlife science through a focus on carnivorous mammals.

Elon Law awarded grant to study impact of new curriculum

The Access Group Center for Research & Policy Analysis awarded Elon Law a grant of more than a quarter million dollars to assess enhancements to a program that graduates students in less time, and with greater cost savings, than traditional three-year law schools.

Religious studies professor awarded American Academy of Religion Grant

The grant will help fund his project, "On the Edge: Launching a Regional Interdisciplinary Symposium in the Southeast.”

LIFE@Elon adds an additional class session in response to growing demand

The lifelong learning initiative at Elon features weekly presentations from current and retired Elon faculty and staff, alums and other experts in the community. 

Public to decide topics for Community Connections forums

Elon students will have a chance on Tuesday, Aug. 30, to fill out a ballot for topics to be discussed during the three public forums this academic year. 

Heather Scavone receives N.C. Department of Health and Human Services grant

The grant will support the Refugee Assistance Program at the Elon University School of Law. 

Amanda Tapler and Resa Walch awarded American College Health Foundation grant

The grant is for the project titled "Jumpstarting a Multi-Year Health Promotion Project through Connections and Collaborations."

Patricia Burns receives French-American Cultural Exchange Foundation grant

The grant will help support the inaugural Tournées Film Festival at Elon.

Joel Harter and the Truitt Center awarded Interfaith Leadership Lab grant

The grant will help fund Ripple 2017, a conference to focus on the theme of "Mindfully Plural."

Mary Knight-McKenna Awarded Impact Alamance Grant

The grant will allow the associate professor of education to work with two Elon professors on finding strategies that are helpful, culturally relevant and easy for families to use to foster their infant's language development.

Amy Overman selected to receive a major grant from the NIH

Amy Overman, associate professor of psychology, is awarded Elon University’s first grant from the National Institutes of Health to study age-related changes in memory. 

North Carolina Campus Compact receives $30,000 grant from the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation

Rodney Parks receives $50,000 grant from AACRAO/NASPA

Amanda Tapler and Resa Walch receive American College Health Foundation Grant

Rabbi Meir Goldstein receives Hillel International grant

Ben Evans awarded Biotechnology Grant

Associate Professor Ben Evans has received funding from the North Carolina Biotechnology Center for equipment which will facilitate his research in magnetic hyperthermia therapeutics.

Campus Kitchen receives CoBank Rural Hunger Outreach Grant

The $5,000 grant will help student volunteers continue to provide 200-plus meals to community members each week through a collaborative relationship with Allied Churches of Alamance County and the Community Services Agency of Alamance County.

Scott Wolter receives Applied Quantum Technologies Grant

Chad Fogleman receives Campus Election Engagement Project grant

Professor, alum team up for $1 million research grant

Two decades after Elon Professor Pranab Das started mentoring Daniel Blair '97, a physics major now on the faculty at Georgetown University, the duo are working together again to explore the science and philosophical implications of "active matter" in living cells.