Archive Tag: Funding

Rising temperatures in Los Angeles are causing concern over the heat related impacts of climate change.
UCLA Newsroom

The Luskin Center for Innovation (LCI) was part of two winning partnership grants totaling $4.1M awarded by the California Strategic Growth Council. The grants aim to build climate resilience in disadvantaged communities. Continue Read more

A team led by Professors Sarah Tolbert (Chemistry and Biochemistry in Physical Sciences) and Bruce Dunn (Materials Science and Engineering  at UCLA Samueli) were awarded $9.75M from the Department of Energy (DOE) for a new research center: Synthetic Control Across Length-scales for Advancing Rechargeables center (SCALAR). Their center was one of only four Energy Frontier Read more

2017-2018 Sustainable LA Grand Challenge Research Scholars.
UCLA

The Goldhirsh Foundation committed $50K to the UCLA Sustainable LA Grand Challenge (SLA GC) earlier this month to fund the FY19 Sustainable LA Grand Challenge Undergraduate Research Scholars Program (SLA GC-URSP). This signature, year-long program began in the 2014-2015 academic year and matches students with SLA GC researchers. SLA GC-URSP combines research, Read more

The Depression Grand Challenge hosted Denzil Ferreira (second to right) and collaborators from the University of Oulu Center for Ubiquitous Computing in November 2018.
Christopher Douglas (UCLA)

The UCLA Depression Grand Challenge (DGC) is honored to share that Denzil Ferreira’s (Deputy Director of the Center for Ubiquitous Computing research unit) was awarded a 5-year fellowship from the Academy of Finland. This fellowship will fund the development and refinement of the Entropy-AWARE Instrumentation for Just-In-Time Anomalous Human Behaviour Interventions Read more