Post Tagged with: "grant"

Harmonie Kobanghe (SFS ’15) spent 10 weeks travelling the globe this summer.

Senior Travels World on Circumnavigators Grant

Around the world in 70 days — this refrain describes Harmonie Kobanghe’s summer (SFS ’15) after winning the Raymond Dinsmore Fellowship from the Circumnavigators Foundation. Kobanghe was awarded with a $9,000 grant to explore an international issue in 10 weeks, travelling to Peru, Brazil, Italy, Tanzania, India, Bhutan and Nepal[Read More…]

by October 10, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Georgetown’s Lombardi Cancer Center was renewed as the District’s only comprehensive cancer center, also winning a $11.25 million grant for clinical trials, equipment and personnel over five years.

Lombardi Renewed as Top DC Cancer Center

The National Cancer Institute renewed the Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center’s status as Washington, D.C.’s only comprehensive cancer center — a title the center has held for 20 years — and awarded the center with a five-year $11.25 million Cancer Center Support Grant on Wednesday. “This grant and prestigious designation[Read More…]

by September 16, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
GUMC, NIH Abuzz With Potential Malaria Cure

GUMC, NIH Abuzz With Potential Malaria Cure

The National Institutes of Health awarded Paul Roepe, a professor of chemistry at Georgetown, a $4.75 million five-year grant to conduct research in combination therapy to combat drug-resistant strains of malaria on March 6. Principle investigator for the grant and co-founder of the Georgetown University Medical Center’s Center for Infectious[Read More…]

by March 28, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
GIRA Grant Opens Apps

GIRA Grant Opens Apps

To bolster education and empower students to enact changes in international affairs, the fourth annual Georgetown International Relations Association Global Generations Grant is accepting applications until March 15. GIRA, founded in 1969, maintains a working relationship with the International Relations Club on campus, and is an 501(c) nonprofit that aims[Read More…]

by February 28, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

GSEI Nabs $100K Gift From Donor

The Georgetown Global Social Enterprise Initiative at the McDonough School of Business received a $100,000 grant from the Case Foundation to support social impact investing, the initiative announced Tuesday. The Global Social Enterprise Initiative (GSEI) “aims to prepare current and future leaders to make responsible management decisions that create both[Read More…]

by January 24, 2014 0 comments Business, Business - Top
ReImagine Georgetown Discontinued

ReImagine Georgetown Discontinued

Five years after the founding of ReImagine Georgetown, GUASFCU, The Corp and The Hoya have agreed to discontinue the program. Created in 2007 as a way to fund student-run initiatives, RIG has encountered problems in following through on its grants. Last year, organizers cut funds to inactive projects for the[Read More…]

by October 18, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News
GU Mobilization Not Enough for Observatory

GU Mobilization Not Enough for Observatory

Georgetown’s Heyden Observatory lost out on a $100,000 grant from Partners in Preservation after a three-week campaign by Georgetown College to encourage support for the site. The observatory did, however, receive $10,000 for participating in the contest that lasted from April 24 to May 10. The Washington Cathedral earned the most points[Read More…]

by May 16, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Medical Center Receives Grant

Georgetown University Medical Center received $28.9 million in federal research grants between early 2009 and September 2010, GUMC said in a statement released Tuesday. The funds have been allocated among 35 scientists and physicians representing various fields of study, including pharmacology, oncology, neuroscience and others and will help to remedy[Read More…]

by April 7, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

D.C., Maryland Awarded $325M in Race to the Top

With the Obama administration’s presentation of $325 million to the District of Columbia and Maryland last Tuesday, public schools in the area received a needed boost toward improvement that could set the tone of the upcoming D.C. mayoral and Virginia gubernatorial elections. Ten states won more than $3.3 billion combined[Read More…]

by September 3, 2010 0 comments City News, News

Making the Grade

Much needed reform promised by the Obama administration has come to the U.S. education system in the form of stimulus dollars, but whether this is change we can believe in has yet to be seen. This week, D.C. Public Schools Chancellor Michelle Rhee announced that DCPS won $75 million in[Read More…]

by August 31, 2010 0 comments Opinion