Mutual Mentoring Awards: Team Grants

Past Mutual Mentoring Team Grant-Funded Projects

These projects are intended as examples of previously funded grant activity, and applicant teams are encouraged to creatively develop Mutual Mentoring projects that address their unique circumstances, challenges, and cultural “norms.”

Team Grants 2019-2020

  • Bio Learn Mentoring Group, College of Natural Sciences
  • BioEpi Early-Career Faculty Mentoring Program, School of Public Health & Health Sciences
  • Building Support Networks of Jr Women in Math/Statistics, College of Natural Sciences
  • Cross-Disciplinary Faculty Designing Multimodal Writing Courses, College of Natural Sciences and College of Humanities & Fine Arts
  • The Glass Half Full/The Full Picture, College of Social & Behavior Sciences
  • Law and Society Community, College of Social & Behavior Sciences
  • Leveraging Effective Approaches to Promotion (LEAP), College of Humanities & Fine Arts
  • Mutually Mentoring Academic Moms, College of Humanities & Fine Arts
  • Soft Matter Writing Group, College of Natural Sciences
  • Winds of Change, College of Humanities & Fine Arts


Team Grants 2018-2019

  • EDUC Associate to Full
  • BDIC
  • SBS Pathway to Teaching Network
  • Supporting Linguistic Diversity at UMass Amherst
  • Microbiologists Culturing Student-centered Learning
  • Archaeology and Innovation in Classics
  • Interdisciplinary Performance Studies Collaborative


Team Grants 2017-2018

  • College of Education (CoEd) Faculty of Color Collective
  • Diversity and Inclusion Vital Alliance (DIVA)
  • Integrated Introductory Life-Science Education Mentoring Group
  • UMass Neural Systems Workgroup (Neurophyzzle)
  • UWRITE: ​U​niversity ​W​riting to ​R​eflect, ​I​nspire, ​T​each and ​E​mpower
  • Women of Civil and Environmental Engineering


Team Grants 2015-2016

  • Associate Women Professors in Leadership
  • College of Social and Behavioral Sciences Lecturer Faculty Group
  • Five College Biophysics Network (FCBN)
  • Future Fulls!: Moving Beyond Mid-Career
  • The Humor Studies Network
  • Psychological and Brain Sciences (PBS) Diversity Committee
  • Total Science Thursdays: Peer-driven Advancement of Biological Research
  • Women of Isenberg


Team Grants 2013-2014

  • Creative Production Group
  • Department of History: Transnational Feminisms and Sexualities
  • Developmental Science Initiative
  • Division of Environmental Health Science
  • Five Colleges prosody community
  • Interdisciplinary Networks - Synergy in Nutrition and Kinesiology (IN-SYNK)
  • Interdisciplinary Transnationalism Network
  • Laboratory for Transformative Practice in Anthropology
  • Multi-disciplinary Association for Remote Sensing (MARS)
  • UMass International Scholars Mutual Mentoring Network


Team Grants 2011-2012

  • Center for Latin American, Caribbean and Latino Studies (CLACLS)
  • Department of Nutrition
  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Public Health
  • Five Colleges Junior Faculty in History Writing Group
  • Fostering and Adoption Science Support Team (FASST)
  • Institute for Computational and Experimental Study of Language (ICESL)
  • School of Nursing
  • Supporting Faculty of Color through Tenure and Beyond
  • Women of Color Faculty Group (Blacklist)
  • Cross Kingdom Interactions Study Group
  • Department of Physics: Mentoring Teaching Physics
  • Engineering and Computing Women Faculty Group
  • Interdisciplinary Neurodegeneration Group
  • Interdisciplinary Seminar on the New Meanings of Race
  • Isenberg New Faculty Roundtable
  • Music Education Progressive Instruction and Innovation Team
  • Psychology Department Research Mentoring Group
  • Women’s Interdisciplinary Writing and Publishing Network
  • MotherWit


Team Grants 2009-2010

  • Political Science Department
  • Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies Department
  • College of Social and Behavioral Sciences/Center for Public Policy and Administration Grants Workshop
  • Mutual Mentoring for Mid-Career Women Associate Professors
  • Legal Studies Department
  • UMass Amherst/Five College Asian Pacific American Studies
  • Life Sciences Women Faculty
  • Communication Department Pre-Tenure Writing Group
  • Teaching Humanities in the Digital Age
  • Interdisciplinary MRI User Group
  • African American Studies Faculty Cluster
  • Women, Gender, Sexuality Studies


Team Grants 2008-2009

  • African-American Studies Faculty Cluster
  • Chemical Biology Group
  • College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • Economics Department
  • Isenberg School of Management
  • Microbiology Department
  • Music and Dance Department
  • School of Education—SCOPE Project
  • Sociology Department
  • UMass Amherst/Five College Asian Pacific American Studies
  • Work-Life Network


Team Grants 2007-2008

  • Department of Anthropology
  • Department of Biology
  • Department of English
  • Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
  • Departments of Natural Resources Conservation and Microbiology (a.k.a. “CNRE Mentornet”)
  • Department of Political Science
  • College of Social and Behavioral Sciences (“SBS”)
  • School of Nursing
  • School of Public Health and Health Sciences


Pilot Grants 2006-2007

  • Anthropology Department
  • “Blacklist,” A Network for Women Faculty of Color
  • History Department
  • Psychology Department
  • Women’s Studies Department