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CRF supports interdisciplinary, scientific collaborations aimed at understanding the diversity, health and well-being of families while discovering solutions to the challenges family face.

CRF Announces 2019 Graduate Student Grant Writing Program Cohort

In 2018, CRF developed a pilot program to facilitate and support graduate students in the development of successful graduate fellowship applications.  This pilot program is a 9-month program designed specifically for NSF and NIH pre-doctoral fellowship proposals. Six selected graduate scholars will receive mentoring and support from CRF faculty, staff and peers throughout the grant development process, including: development, refinement and communication of research ideas, approach, and methodology. 


Olivia Laramie CRF Graduate Assistant receives Women Empowerment scholarship

Olivia Laramie, graduate student at the School of Public Policy is the recipient of the inaugural Carolyn Crowley Meub Women Empowerment Scholarship, given by the nonprofit Pure Water for the World. Olivia is currently in her second year of assistantship with CRF and greatly contributes to the success of our Center. We proudly share this announcement and invite you to read more here