Sponsored Awards

Tufts University faculty routinely receive sponsored awards that facilitate their search for solutions to some of the greatest challenges that we face. Each month, we share information about some of these awards to show the extent—and prospective impact—of Tufts research.

June 2024 Selected Awards

  • 2024 Additional Funding of Youth-LedLearning Community Initiative

    Total Anticipated

    $25,000

    Principal Investigator

    Kei Kawashima-Ginsberg

    Sponsor

    The Allstate Foundation

  • A Robust Platform for Design and Development of Therapeutic Peptides for Metabolic Syndrome

    Total Anticipated

    $967,572

    Principal Investigator

    Krishna Kumar

    Sponsor

    National Institutes of Health

  • As the World Burns

    Total Anticipated

    $4,000

    Principal Investigator

    Dina Deitsch

    Sponsor

    City of Boston, MA

  • Atypical astrocytes in aging and Alzheimer's Disease

    Total Anticipated

    $4,145,880

    Principal Investigator

    Christopher Dulla

    Sponsor

    National Institutes of Health

  • Biological Instruments for Observation of Sensitive Environments Naturally, Silently, and Encryptionally (BIOSENSE)

    Total Anticipated

    $5,824,376

    Principal Investigator

    Douglas Blackiston

    Sponsor

    U.S. Department of Defense

  • Causes of unnecessary admissions and outcomes for koalas at the Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital

    Total Anticipated

    $5,500

    Principal Investigator

    Felicia Nutter

    Sponsor

    Morris Animal Foundation

  • CDC National Initiative to Address COVID-19 Disparities FY25

    Total Anticipated

    $42,000

    Principal Investigator

    Rebecca Fauth

    Sponsor

    Massachusetts Department of Public Health

  • Collaborative Research: Memory-aware Accelerated Solvers for Nonlinear Problems in Imaging and High Dimensional Data Representation

    Total Anticipated

    $162,510

    Principal Investigator

    Misha Kilmer

    Sponsor

    National Science Foundation

  • Covert Cerebrovascular Disease Detected by Artificial Intelligence (C2D2AI): Pragmatic neuroimaging biomarkers for future stroke and dementia risk

    Total Anticipated

    $487,656

    Principal Investigator

    Michael Hughes

    Sponsor

    National Institutes of Health

  • Crestedbutte

    Total Anticipated

    $2,599,940

    Principal Investigator

    Fiorenzo Omenetto

    Sponsor

    Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency