Transdisciplinary Graduate Fellows Program (TGFP) request for applications for the Inaugural Cohort, 2018-19. This is a funding and professional development opportunity for graduate students at Michigan State University
The American Association of University Women Grants, one of the world’s largest sources of funding for graduate women, has posted grant opportunities to be awarded to 250 outstanding women and nonprofit organizations in the 2017-18 academic year.
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Spatial Mismatch in Housing and Employment: A Tool for Targeted Intervention in Michigan Neighborhoods
Published on July 17, 2020
This report and tool provide an overview of the spatial mismatch between housing and employment opportunities contributes to long commutes between work and home, and more.
Published on July 8, 2020
Michigan State University will provide opportunities for a diverse group of talented undergraduate students from across the United States to engage in a wide range of research studies related to “sociomobility” as part of a recently funded grant.
MSU Construction Management graduate student earns $2,500 Irvin Yackness Foundation Fellowship to attend program in Washington, DC
Published on November 15, 2018
Shay Chakraborty, a CM graduate student in SPDC earned a $2,500 fellowship from the Irvin Yackness Foundation, which enabled her to travel and attend an urban development executive program related to her master’s research at George Washington University.
MSU Construction Management Program receives $100K grant from the National Housing Endowment’s Homebuilding Education Leadership Program
Published on February 19, 2018
The MSU Construction Management Program recently received a multiyear, $100K grant from the NHE’s Homebuilding Education Leadership Program.
Published on June 22, 2017
The MSU Land Policy Institute recently received funding from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to study a web-based GIS system in support of USACE’s Visitation Estimation and Reporting System and the Natural Resources Risk Assessment Tool.
Published on May 9, 2017
In 2015, the MSU Center for Global Change and Earth Observations received three years of funding from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to study Urbanization and Sustainability Under Global Change and Transitional Economies.
MSU receives $417K NSF grant to study impacts of social network interventions on engineering project outcomes
Published on November 12, 2018
In August, the MSU Construction Management Program in the SPDC was selected by the National Science Foundation to conduct research on “Understanding Impacts of Social Network Interventions on Engineering Project Outcomes.”
MSU receives $201K grant from Michigan Department of Transportation to conduct research on speed feedback signs
Published on April 10, 2018
The MSU Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering with SPDC have received funding from the Michigan Department of Transportation to conduct research on the operational cost and benefit of speed feedback signs.
Published on May 9, 2017
In 2015, the MSU Urban & Regional Planning Program received funding from the Michigan Department of Transportation's Office of Passenger Transportation for a study on "Measuring Customer Satisfaction and Identifying Trip Purpose. . ."
MSU receives $748K NASA grant to study globalization, urbanization and land use changes in Southeast Asia
Published on June 16, 2021
MSU Urban & Regional Planning program was selected by NASA to examine globalization, urbanization, land and environment changes in Southeast Asia.
Published on June 30, 2017
Last month, the MSU Urban & Regional Planning Program received funding from the Michigan Department of Transportation's Office of Passenger Transportation to assess the condition of Michigan's transit system.
RTI International and MSU receive $1.5M grant from U.S. Coast Guard to conduct the National Recreational Boating Survey
Published on August 31, 2017
RTI International and the MSU Center for Economic and Spatial Analysis for Planning and Management in the Land Policy Institute recently received funding from the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) to conduct the National Recreational Boating Survey.
MSU receives $231K grant from Federal Highway Administration to conduct research on work zone safety
Published on March 30, 2018
The MSU Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering with SPDC received funding from the FHWA to contribute to the development of highway work zone safety guidelines materials.
SPDC’s Dr. Kotval-K receives $106K grant from the Urban Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to innovatively address factors influencing the health of older adults in Michigan
Published on June 5, 2018
SPDC along with the MSU College of Nursing receives funding from the Urban Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to study the 500 Cities dataset and design innovative solutions to address social factors that influence health.
Landscape Architecture senior receives $2K grant from the CANR Undergraduate Research Program to support research on erosion
Published on January 8, 2019
Amanda Wakefield, a senior majoring in Landscape Architecture at the MSU School of Planning, Design and Construction, received a $2,000 grant from the MSU College of Agriculture and Natural Resources Undergraduate Research Program fund.
Published on December 13, 2019
A MSU trans-disciplinary team receives NSF grant to develop a research model of intelligent social network interventions.
MSU received $247K U.S. Forest Service grant to develop tool for cross-laminated timber in commercial building construction
Published on June 20, 2019
The MSU Construction Management program was selected by the U.S. Forest Service to develop a construction time and cost estimating tool for use of CLT in commercial building construction.