Recent Award "Snapshot"

Our faculty and staff have taken us on an amazing upward trajectory in growing as a premier, nationally recognized metropolitan research university. This includes winning extramural funding for research and scholarly activity. Below is a snapshot of some of our recent successes. For more detailed information on research and innovation at UofL, please visit our Metrics and Awards site  or contact Will Metcalf.

Awards for the week of: January 7, 2019.

Investigators who have recently received extramural funding

Principal InvestigatorDepartmentSponsorTitleAmount
Bhatnagar,AruniMed-CardiologyNational American Heart AssociationATRAC 2.0 - American Heart Association Tobacco Regulatory Science Center$1,736,930
Key,Jessica DA&S Theatre ArtsLouisville/Jefferson Co Metro Government"The Meeting". Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.$5,958
Metcalf,William AExec VPR - ResearchKy. Economic Development CabinetLouisville Entrepreneurship Acceleration Partnership (LEAP)$1,300,000
Shirwan,HavalMicrobiologyNational Institutes of HealthA novel immunomodulatory approach to overcome innate and adaptive immune barriers to islet transplantation$376,360
Total of the Awards Listed Above:$3,419,248


Looking for research funding opportunities?  Please visit our Sponsored Programs Funding Sources and Notification Services web site.