Current Grants

Pending Grants


FY2021 EHHD Grant Activity Summary

College of Education, Health and Human Development FY2021 Expenditures 
College of EHHD (as a separate unit) $138,940
Department of Education $1,884,046
Department of Health and Human Development  $3,147,582

Total College of EHHD Expenditures

$5,170,569

 

FY2021 EHHD Grant Submissions by Faculty
Department of Education * $5,788,371
Department of Health and Human Development * $22,580,049
 
Department of Education ** $8,596,190
Department of Health and Human Development ** $27,181,561

 **including partnerships where another department's faculty leads the grant

FY2021 EHHD Grant Awards by Department**
Department of Education $1,876,703
Department of Health and Human Development $4,055,768

 

FY2021 EHHD Grant Awards by Department**
Department of Education $4,268,621
Department of Health and Human Development $7,331,451

 

FY2021 EHHD Grant Success Rate
Department of Education 62%
Department of Health and Human Development 27%

 

FY2021 Submitted Grants that Remain Pending**
Department of Education $0
Department of Health and Human Development $310,589
 

 


Current Grants (does include funds awarded to faculty through another department; does include awards of proposals submitted in a prior FY)

College of EHHD Currently Funded Projects

Principal Investigator Agency Grant Title End Date
Total Award
       
       

College of EHHD Unit Total Current Grant Funding 

$0

Department of Education Currently Funded Projects

Principal Investigator Agency Grant Title End Date
Total Award
       
Carjuzaa, Jioanna with Janelle Rasmussen (PI - OIP) International Research & Exchange Board  Fulbright TEA 2022 5/1/2021 - 12/1/2021
$210,000
       
Davis, Lauren NIH/CAIRHE (MSU) A Trauma-Informed Intervention for Positive Youth Development and Teacher Wellness in Rural Montana $445,000
9/1/21 - 8/31/24
       
Downey, Jayne; Versland, Tena Margaret A. Cargill Foundation Resolving the Rural Teacher Shortage in Montana 9/1/21 - 8/31/23
$1,500,000
Downey, Jayne; Kelley Edwards Bozeman Deaconess Health Bozeman Health YAM 9/1/21 - 8/31/24
$60,000
Downey, Jayne USDA-NIFA Rural Health & Safety Rural Resiliency: Expanding Access to Youth Aware of Mental Health 9/1/21 - 8/30/23
$346,967
Downey, Jayne Helena Public Schools Youth Aware of Mental Health Program in Helena for 2019-2020 9//1/19 - 6/30/22
$60,226
Downey, Jayne MSU VPRED/Research Expansion Funds Awards Building Capacity, Collaboration, and Innovation in Rural Education Research and Practice
6/30/2022
$97,294
 
       
 Downey, Jayne Steele-Reese Foundation Indigenous Youth Suicide Prevention Through the Youth Aware of Mental Health Program (YAM) 8/1/21 - 7/31/22
$30,000
       
Downey, Jayne with Seifert, Tricia U.S. Department of Education Teacher Quality Partnership Addressing Rural Recruitment and Retention in Montana
7/31/2024
$3,874,536
PI Paul Gannon (CBE) with Rebekah Hammack, Nick Lux and Sweeney Windchief NSF/RET Culturally-Responsive Energy Engineering Education in Rural/Reservation Elementary Schools
5/31/2024
$600,000
Hammack, Rebekah and Ahmed, Selena (HHD) with PI Jamie Cornish (ATO) NIH/SEPA My Home, My Health: Place-Based Public Health-Resources for Rural Educators
6/1/2021 - 5/31/2026
$1,425,041
       
Hammack, Rebekah with Lux, Nicholas NSF "Looks Like Me": Leveraging Funds of Identity to Enhance STEM Career Pursuits in Rural/Reservation Communities
6/30/2023
$415,166
 Hammack, Rebekah NSF-DRK12/Univ. North Dakota Investigating how combining intensive professional development and modest support effects rural elementary teachers’ science and engineering practice 6/1/2022 - 5/31/2026
$779,757
       
Hughes, Bryce with Shannon Willoughby (PI - Physics) NSF Research Traineeships Nelson Story STEM Fellowship Project
8/31/2022
$492,485
Hughes, Bryce with Schell, William (PI - MIE) Kern Family Foundation Accelerating Development an Entrepreneurial Mindset Ecosystem Using Faculty Development and Outcomes Based Research
1/14/2023
$598,000
       
 Hughes, Bryce NSF/CAREER Exploring the Participation of LGBTQ Undergraduates in STEM  2/1/2021 - 1/31/2026
$695,122
       
       

Lux, Nicholas with Paul Gannon (PI - CBE)

NSF/RFE Design and Development: Diversifying Engineering via Identity-Congruent Education (DE-ICE)
8/31/22
$349,999
Moreland, Chloe (Science Math Resource Center) MSU Office of Outreach & Engagement Engaging Montana Youth in Citizen Science 7/1/22 - 6/30/23
$5000
Myers, Carrie with Abigail Richards (PI - CBE) NSF   Research Initiation: Formation of Engineering Identity Through Near-Peer Interactions 8/31/2023
$200,000
Olsen, Kris Legislative Appropriation via MUS/OCHE Proficiency based learning - PD for teachers and school districts 12/31/2023
$1,000,000

Pennington, Sarah with Nadya Modyanova, Jayne Downey, Kalli Decker

NIH/INBRE Improving language comprehension via gestures in rural Montana DLD/ASD children  
5/1/22-4/30/23
$72,003
 Pennington, Sarah with Jeffrey Conger (PI - Arts) MSU/VP-REDGE/HASS Syslexia & Innovation - Phase 2 9/1/2020 - 12/31/2022
$114,798
Rinio, Deborah, Ann Ewbank Institute Of Museum And Library Services  Indigenous Perspectives in School Librarianship 8/1/2020 - 7/31/2023
$574,910
Schmitt-Wilson, Sarah with Tara Mastell (PI - Extension) Montana Community Foundation
Survey of Montana Newcomers 4/1/21 - 6/30/22
$32,079
Schmitt-Wilson, Sarah with Tara Mastell (PI - Extension) Montana Farm Bureau Federation Survey of Montana Newcomers

4/1/21 - 6/30/22
$5,000

Schmitt Wilson, Sarah Montana Dept of Commerce Come Home Montana

10-1-21 - 7-31-22
$20,000

Seifert, Tricia TECH GAP FUNDS - MSU VPREDGE Technology Transfer & US Economic Development Admin. Simulating the Transition: Digital Games for College Success

1/1/22 - 12/31/22
$16,313

Seifert, Tricia MT Office of Public Instruction Tribal Colleges' Enrollment During COVID

9/15/21 - 9/30/24
$227,956

Seifert, Tricia Montana Rural Education Association Addressing Rural Recruitment & Retention in  Montana  - cash match

3/1/2021 - 9/30/2024
$100,000

       
       
Stanton, Christine MSU Instructional Innovation “I Had a Story to Tell”: Repositioning Pedagogy for Enhanced Interdisciplinary Teacher Education

7/1/2021 - 6/30/2023
$3,998

Stanton, Christine MSU Center for Faculty Excellence Engaging with Indigenous Community Partners to Develop Book on Relational Research 8/1/22-12/31/22
$5000
Taylor, Suzi and partners NASA Science Action Award Aerokats and Rovers Education Network

3/1/2021 - 2/28/2026
$135,000

       
Turk, Rebecca with Bridget Kevane (Modern Languages & Literature) MSU VP REDGE - HASS Grants Latino Pathways Initiative for Higher Education 6/1/22 - 6/30/24
$150,000
       
Versland, Tena with Sarah Schmitt Wilson MSU Provost Assessment Innovation and Effectiveness program Educational Leadership Graduate Survey and Program Assessment Project 7/1/22 - 6/30/23
$2000
       
Windchief, Sweeney with Barbara Komlos (PI - Grad School) Purdue University Sloan Indigenous Graduate Program MSU SIGP Scholar Wellness through Indigenous Foods 8/1/21 - 7/31/22
$5,000
       
Windchief, Sweeney with Fasy, Brittany (PI - Computer Science) NSF Strategies: Improving the Pipeline for Native American Students Entering CS Via Storytelling
7/31/2023
$1,214,838
Windchief, Sweeney Sloan Foundation (via Purdue) Sloan Indigenous Grant Partnership: A Force for Change
6/30/2024
$53,248

Education Total Current Funding 

$15,918,736

Department of Health and Human Development Currently Funded Projects

Principal Investigator Agency Grant Title End Date
Total Award
       
       
Ahmed, Selena NIH/CAIRHE (MSU)
Translational Biomarkers Core
08/31/2024
$750,000
       
NSF EPSCoR
Sustainable Socio-economic, Ecological, and Technological Scenarios for Achieving Global Climate Stabilization Through Negative CO2 Emission Policies
07/31/2022
$6,000,000
Ahmed, Selena and Byker Shanks, Carmen
USDA/HEC
Advancing an Inclusive Food Systems Curriculum based on a Signature Pedagogy
3/31/2023
$749,672
 
 
 
 
Bark, Katie; Roth, Aubree
MT OPI
FY2022 School Nutrition Assistance Program 
9/1/21 - 9/30/22
$58,248
       
Bark, Katie, Byker Shanks, Carmen, Stenberg, Molly and Roth, Aubree
Montana OPI
2019 Team Nutrition Training Grant- Montana Cook Fresh: High Quality School Meals Students Enjoy Initiative
9/30/2022
$663,869
       
       
       
Becker, James NIH/INBRE Quantifying Biomechanical and Functional Deficits when Returning to Activity Following Bone Stress Injury 5/1/22 - 4/30/23
$68,149
Becker, James International Biathlon Union Role of Core Stability and Dynamic Balance in Biathlon Performance 11/24/21 - 7/31/22
$9,992
 Becker, James  University of Nevada Las Vegas (CTRIN) Movement Screening to Prevent Musculoskeletal Injury in Adolescent Runners 

6/30/2022
$64,796

 Becker, James with PI Scott Monfort (MIE)  NIH (R03) Establishing Cognitive-Motor Function as a Missing Therapeutic Target after Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction  12/31/2022
$278,781
Bird, Elizabeth with PI Michael Everts (Architecture)   National Endowment for the Arts Public Architecture for Cultural Sharing: Creating Story Pole Installations for a Fort Peck Indian Reservation Buffalo Trail 
07/31/2022
$100,000
 
       
 Bird, Elizabeth with Lux, Christine  Montana Community Foundation  A Head Start Buffalo People Curriculum Proposal  
8/31/2022
$11,000
Boylan, Taylor MT DPHHS MT Milestones - Part C 9/30/2022
$59,471
Boylan, Taylor MT DPHHS Early Care and Education Career Development 9/30/2022
$1,057,876
Brennan, Alison Western Regional Agricultural Stress Assistance Program QPR for Montana Agricultural Communities 2/1/22 - 12/31/22
$8,231
Byker Shanks, Carmen Gretchen Swanson Center for Nutrition
PSE in Rural Communities 9/1/21 - 8/31/22
$18,480
Byker Shanks, Carmen No Kid Hungry/Share Our Strength Exploring the impact of Montana's food assistance systems on food security of newly enrolled families during COVID-19 2/1/2021 - 1/31/23
$52,123
       
       
 Carter, Jason NIH-NIAAA R01 Alcohol and Neurovascular Control in Humans 9/1/2020 - 8/31/2022
$710,104
Carter, Jason Merck Research Laboratories A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study to Determine the Effect of Suvorexant on Sympathetic Neural Activity and Baroreflex Function in Patients with Chronic Insomnia 9/14/2020 - 8/31/2022
$416,219
Ebel, Roland with PI Zach Miller (MSU-WARC) Montana Department of Agriculture  Increasing profitability of organic vegetable farms through improved integrated weed management. 10/1/2022 - 9/30/2025
$335,330
Ebel, Roland; Ahmed, Selena US EPA Converting Household Food Scraps into Biofertilizer using Small Biodigesters 9/30/2022
$299,881
Ebel, Roland; Ahmed, Selena USDA/WSARE
Participatory Training in Small-scale Anaerobic Digestion of Agricultural Residues

10/1/2021 - 10/31/2022
$95,000

Elliott, Anna; Koltz, Rebecca; Downey, Jayne US Dept of Education with Montana OPI (prime) and UM Rural Mental Health Preparation/Practice Pathway: An Innovative Partnership to Prepare Rural School-Based Mental Health Services Providers

9/30/2024
$2,347,934 (total grant)

 Elliott, Anna; Koltz, Rebecca Montana Healthcare Foundation  Increasing Mental Health Access to Gallatin County 

04/30/2022
$72,270

       
       
       
       
       
       
Grocke, MIchelle USDA via Washington State U. Western Region Agricultural Stress Assistance Program 8/31/2023
$1,162,061
Grocke, Michelle and Alison Brennan Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration MSU Extension Expansion Project to Provide Education, Outreach and Training on Opioid and Stimulant Prevention, Treatment and Recovery for Rural and Native Montana Youth 8/31/2020 - 8/30/2022
$1,051,594
       
Held, Suzanne MSU Scholarship & Creativity Grants Gathering and sharing innovative Indigenous case-management approaches in Montana 6/1/22 - 12/31/22
$7142
       
       
       
Held, Suzanne with Vanessa Simonds NIH/ AIAN-CTR Building healthy relationships in the Apsaalooke Community 8/1/2020 - 7/31/2022
$37,478
Koltz, Daniel MT DPHHS Montana Kinship Navigator Program 21-22 10/1/21 - 9/30/22
$199,969
Koltz, Daniel MT DPHHS Montana Caregiving Respite Retreat Program 7/1/21 - 6/30/26
$27,000
       
Kuo, Wan-Yuan with PI Jamie Sherman (Plant Sciences) Montana Wheat & Barley Committee Developing food barley for Montana  1/1/22 - 2/28/23
$9594
 Kuo, Wan-Yuan; Gaston, Marcy  Montana Dept of Agriculture Culinary, nutritional, and value-added potentials of Montana pulses - A geographical survey among four states   9/30/20 - 9/29/2023
$234,010
Kuo, Wan-Yuan USDA/WSARE Indigenous Food-Science-Ways: Integrating Indigenous knowledge with food scince, research & education to support value-added Native foods 7/1/2021 - 6/30/2024
$349,898
 Kuo, Wan-Yuan with Rachel Leisso (PI, AES/WARC) MDA Specialty Crop Block Grant 
Supporting emerging needs in Montana small fruit production through research, education and market development
6/30/2022
$167,731
Kuo, Wan-Yuan TECH GAP FUNDS - MSU VPREDGE Technology Transfer & US Economic Development Admin. Commercializing Bonbon Bouye, a Senegalese Indigenous nutrition bar, for Montana Co-Op and MSU Food Product Development Lab 1/1/22 - 12-31/23
$19,975
Kuo, Wan-Yuan USDA Higher Education Challenge vis NC State
FIRST in PD Teaching: Food Innovation, Research, Science, and Technology in Product Development Teaching
8/1/21 - 7/31/24
$75,000
Kuo, Wan-Yuan with Mary Miles Foundation for Food & Agriculture Research Fermentation to Unlock the Bio- and Techno-functional potential of underutilized indigenous plants 8/1/21 - 7/31/24
$449,697
Kuo, Wan-Yuan Montana Dept of Ag Establishing the industry and market for Montana's high-value fractionated pulse ingredients via food product innovation 9/30/21 - 9/29/24
$229,375
Kuo, Wan-Yuan with PI Bruce Maxwell (LRES) US EPA Montana Pollution Prevention Program: Brewery Sustainability Certification & P2 Student Internship Collaborative for Montana's Food & Beverage Manufacturing & Processing Industries
10/1/2020 - 9/30/2022
498,217
Lux, Christine ARPA/DPHHS ARPA Childcare Stabilization at MSU 1/1/22 - 12/31/22
$162,000
       
Miles, Mary  Cotton Incorporated Investigating the potential anti-inflammatory benefits of a cotton seed oil-rich diet 12/31/2022
$108,041
Miles, Mary USDA/AFRI & Pulse Association Therapeutic Impacts of Dietary Pulses on Serum Bile Acids 2/1/2021 - 1/31/2024
$294,000
Miles, Mary, Kuo, Wan-Yuan USDA-ARS Pulse Crop Health Initiative  Gut microbiota dependent and independent impacts of dietary pulses on pre- and postprandial metabolism and inflammation in overweight/obese humans   9/15/2019 - 12/31/2023
$481,060
Miles, Mary Organic Advisory and Education Council (OAEC) Impact of Beef on Metabolites and Inflammation 5/1/22 - 4/30/24
$10,000
Rink, Elizabeth
Qaujigiartiit Health Research Centre COVID-19 Public Health Outcomes in Arctic Communities: A Multi-Site Case Study Analysis
7/1/21 - 3/31/22
$34,000
       
Rink, Elizabeth NIH “We are here now” - a multi-level, multi-component sexual and reproductive health intervention for American Indian youth
04/30/2023
$3,282,942
Rink, Elizabeth Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Wichoabdeza: Trauma-informed policy change to improve health in a tribal community
10/1/2022
$350,000
Roth, Aubree USDA Farm 2 School via OPI Cultivating Farm to School Connections in Montana 10/1/21 - 6/30/23
$89,947
Roth, Aubree and Bark, Katie   National Center for Appropriate Technology Planting Seeds for Success   1/1/21 - 9/30/23
$20,764
Roth, Aubree; Stenberg, Molly Montana OPI School Meal Recipe Development: 2020 Team Nutrition Training Grant 9/30/2020 - 9/30/2022
$279,000
       
Routh, Brianna MT DPHHS Montana Title IV-E Prevention Evaluation 7-1-21 - 6/30/23
$199,863
Routh, Brianna MSU Center for Faculty Excellence Funding for Family and Health Outreach 8/1/22-12/31/22
$5000
       
       
       
Routh, Brianna Brookdale Foundation Kinship Navigator Program 10/1/21 - 9/30/22
$10,000
       
Schure, Mark
USDA/NIFA/CYFAR
Children, Youth, and Families at Risk: Social, Emotional, and Physical Wellness (Evaluation)
9/30/2024
$1,120,000
Schure, Mark Yellowstone Club Community Foundation Big Sky Behavioral Assessment of the Big Sky Workforce Population 7/1/22 - 3/31/23
$16,324
Schure, Mark NIH/AIAN-CTRP (MSU) Daasachchuchik (‘Strong Heart’): Using cultural strengths to develop a trauma-informed program for improving the mental well-being of the Apsáalooke people 8/1/2020 - 7/31/2022
$48,536
       
Simonds, Vanessa with PI Mari Eggers (Microbio & Immunology) & Little Big Horn College USDA/AFRI New Beginnings Returning to Our Good Camp 1/1/22 - 12/31/24
$499,998
Simonds, Vanessa NIH/AIAN-CTR Planning Grant Promoting Healthy Relationships among Apsaalooke Youth 8/1/2020 - 7/31/2022
$49,999
 Simonds, Vanessa NSF-AISL Guardians of the Living Water: Advancing Informal STEM Learning in a Tribal Community 9/1/2020 - 3/25/2025
$999,417
Simonds, Vanessa NIH/NIGMS MW CTR_IN Cmty Engaged Rsch Pilot Grant Strengthening Healthy Relationships among Apsáalooke Youth 7/1/22 - 6/30/23
$60,000
Stenberg, Molly
MT OPI
2021 Team Nutrition Grant
11/2/20 - 9/30/22
$183,400
Stenberg, Molly with Aubree Roth, Rebecca Koltz
USDA via MT OPI 2022 Team Nutrition Training Grant for School Nutrition Professional Readiness and Retention  10/1/22 - 6/30/24
$477,874
Stenberg, Molly with Aubree Roth
USDA via MT OPI 2022 - 2023 School Nutrition Assistance Program  9/1/22 - 9/30/23
$73,985
       

HHD Total Current Funding 

 $27,867,624

College of EHHD Total Current Funding  

 $43,786,360

 


Pending Grants in the College of EHHD

College of EHHD Pending Grants

Principal Investigator Agency Grant Title End Date
Total Award
Bird, Elizabeth with Christine Lux (HHD) and Christine Stanton and Suzi Taylor (Education) and co-PI Michael Everts (Architecture) National Fish & Wildlife Foundation Fort Peck Reservation (MT) Enhancements to its Northern Great Plains Buffalo Range Walking Trail (Pté Bahá Ocą́gu [Nakona - Buffalo Hills] Wamákhaškaŋškaŋ [Dakota - All that move on the land]), Native Food/Medicinal Plants Availability, and Related School, Community and K-14 Education 1/1/23 - 12/31/26
$5,000,000

Department of Education Pending Grants

Principal Investigator Agency Grant Title End Date
Total Award
       
Carjuzaa, Jioanna with PI Janelle Rasmussen (MSU Office of International Programs) International Research & Exchange Board  Fulbright TEA 2023 9/1/23 - 12/31/23
$219,999
       
       
       
Downey, Jayne with PI Ralph Johnson (Architecture) National Science Foundation NSF 22-565 HOUSING FOR RURAL COMMUNITIES IN MONTANA Designing a self-sufficient and resilient community  8/1/22 - 1/31/23
$50,000
       
       
       

 

 
 
 
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
Stanton, Christine National Endowment for the Humanities Humanities for Healing: Coalition-Building for Indigenous Wellbeing, Healing, and Survivance during Humanities Activities 3/1/23-3/1/26
$349,997
       
Stanton, Christine with Elizabeth Bird, Jill Mackin National Endowment for Humanities via/with Fort Peck Community College Buffalo Nations Landmark Curriculum Project 10/1/22 - 9/30/24
$190,000
Stanton, Christine National Park Service (Cultural Resources) Nii'itoonoo Program to Prioritize Indigenous Wellbeing during NAGPRA Consultation, Documentation, and Digitization Activities August 2022-December 2024
$100,000
       
       
       

Education Total Pending Grants

$1,069,983

Department of Health and Human Development Pending Grants

Principal Investigator Agency Grant Title End Date
Total Award
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
Franklin, Katey with Rebecca Koltz Yellowstone Club Community Foundation Big Sky School Community: an Exploratory Needs Assessment 6/22 - 6/24
$160,000
       
       
Grocke, Michelle NIH via Pacific Institute of Research and Evaluation Built environment approaches to physical activity: testing community-driven implementation strategies 4/1/23 - 3/31/25
$64,234
Held, Suzanne with PI Yoshiko Colclough (Nursing) NIH The Blackfeet Community Hospice Project 7/31/2024
$396,000
Held, Suzanne with PI Alex Adams (CAIRHE) Cancer Control Research in Persistent Poverty Areas NIH/NCI RFA-CA-22-015 HOPE and CAIRHE 2gether (HC2) 4/1/20 - 3/31/28
$7,500,000
       
       
Kuo, Wan-Yuan with Marcy Gaston and Aubree Roth MDA/SCBG Innovation and education to promote Montana specialty crops to students 10/1/22-6/30/25
$282,192
Kuo, Wan-Yuan with Jenny Grossenbacher and Barb Watson (Institute on Ecosystems) US EPA Montana Pollution Prevention Program: Technical Assistance for the Food & Beverage Manufacturing Industry and Environmental Justice Through Integration of Traditional Ecological Knowledge With Existing P2 Framework to Advance TEK in Federal Decision Making 10/01/22 -09/30/24
$349,977
Kuo, Wan-Yuan with Jenny Grossenbacher and Barb Watson (Institute on Ecosystems) US EPA Montana Pollution Prevention Program 10/01/22 -09/30/24
$799,967
Kuo, Wan-Yuan USDA/NIFA Impact of Sensory Science Nutrition and Sustainability Education on Consumption of Plant-Based Foods 10/1/2021 - 9/30/2025
$310,589
       
       
Roth, Aubree with Brianna Routh, Mary Stein USDA NIFA: Food and Agriculture Service Learning Program Growing Montana's Farm to School Leaders 9/30/22-9/30/24
$223,054
Routh, Brianna with Alison Brennan MT DPHHS Montana Extension Parent Education 7/1/22 - 6/30/23
$5,000
Schure, Mark with Suzanne Held MSU/CAIRHE (NIH) Daasachchuchik (‘Strong Heart’): Engaging Apsáalooke community voices for mental health support 9/01/22 - 8/31/23
$50,000
       
       
       
       
       
       

HHD Total Pending Grants

 $10,149,780

College of EHHD Total Pending Grants

 $16,219,763


Revised  25 September 2020