Grants and Sponsored Programs Report, December 2017

January 3, 2018

Sonoma State University received $95,250 in new grant funding in the months of December. Congratulations to the following principal investigators and project directors who have received new, additional or extended support for their sponsored awards.

School of Science & Technology

Department: Mathematics

Who: Dr. Sam Brannen

Source: The University Court of the University of St. Andrews/Office of Naval Research (US Department of Defense)

Grant: Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation

Amount: additional funding of $5,250 for a total of $151,230


School of Social Sciences

Department: Anthropological Studies Center

Who: Mary Praetzellis

Source: Environmental Chemical Corporation

Grant: Archaeological Services - Sonoma, Napa, Lake, and Mendocino

Amount: $50,000

New Award


Department: Anthropological Studies Center

Who: Dr. Thomas Whitley 

Source: Carol and Ned Spieker Fund

Grant: Saddleback Ranch Archaeological Project - Interpretive Center Plan

Amount: $40,000

New Award


Division of Student Affairs

Department: Student Academic Services

Who: Matthew Benney

Source: Power to Soar Foundation

Grant: Seawolf Scholars Program, Critical Needs

Amount: Award extended until December 31, 2018