Past Awards

Grants Awarded 2014-2015

Center for Human Rights & Humanitarian Law

  • Speak Truth to Power Human Rights Teaching Fellows Project
    Sponsor: RFK Center for Human Rights and Justice
    Principal Investigator: Hadar Harris

  • U.S. Colombia Human Rights Teaching and Research Training Program
    Sponsor: U.S. Agency for International Development, through Higher Education for Development

  • Anti-Torture Initiative Phase II
    Sponsor: Open Society Foundations
    Principal Investigators: Juan Mendez & Hadar Harris

  • 2015 Disability Rights Fellowship Program
    Sponsor: Open Society Foundations
    Principal Investigators: Robert Dinerstein & Hadar Harris

  • Juveniles Deprived of Liberty Travel Grant
    Sponsor: Institute of International Education
    Principal Investigators: Juan Mendez & Hadar Harris

  • Anti-Torture Initiative Phase II
    Sponsor: Switzerland Federal Department of Foreign Affairs
    Principal Investigator: Hadar Harris

Criminal Justice Practice and Policy Institute

  • Pretrial Racial Justice Initiative
    Sponsor: Public Welfare Foundation
    Principal Investigator: Cynthia Jones

Dean's Office

  • Criminal Background Check Program
    Sponsor: D.C. Department of Health
    Principal Investigator: Jamin Raskin

Impact Litigation Project

  • Latin American Initiative on Gender, Justice and Sexuality
    Sponsor: Ford Foundation
    Principal Investigator: Macarena Saez

International Legal Studies Program

  • 2014-2015 Humphrey Fellowship Program Support
    Sponsor: U.S. State Dept., through the Institute of International Education
    Principal Investigators: David Hunter & Padideh Ala'i

  • China-Latin American Sustainable Investments Initiative
    Sponsor: Avina Americas
    Principal Investigators: David Hunter & Padideh Ala'i

Law and Government

  • Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project General Support
    Sponsor: Bernstein Family Foundation
    Principal Investigators: Jamin Raskin & Melinda Cooperman

  • Legal Database
    Sponsor: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, through the Children's Dental Health Project
    Principal Investigators: Jamin Raskin

National Immigrant Women's Advocacy Project

  • Access to Justice for Immigrant Crime Victims
    Sponsor: State Justice Institute
    Principal Investigators: Leslye Orloff

  • Expanding Leadership Opportunities in the Domestic Violence Field for Members of Underrepresented Groups
    Sponsor: National Resource Center on Domestic Violence
    Principal Investigators: Herman Schwartz & Leslye Orloff

  • Training and Technical Assistance
    Sponsor: U.S. Dept. of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women
    Principal Investigators: Herman Schwartz & Leslye Orloff

  • General Support and Fellowship Program
    Sponsor: The Moriah Fund
    Principal Investigators: Jamin Raskin & Leslye Orloff

Program on Information Justice and Intellectual Property

  • Promoting Open Licensing for Publicly Funded Open Educational Resources
    Sponsor: Hewlett Foundation
    Principal Investigator: Michael Carroll

  • Judicial Training of Latin-American Magistrates
    Sponsor: Academy of Exchanges and Judicial Studies
    Principal Investigator: Sean Flynn

  • Promoting International Development and Use of Open Educational Materials
    Sponsor: Open Society Institute
    Principal Investigator: Michael Carroll

Project on Addressing Prison Rape

  • Updating Policy Development and Review Guide for LGBTI Persons in Custody
    Sponsor: National Institute of Corrections
    Principal Investigator: Brenda Smith

War Crimes Research Office

  • Expediting Proceedings at the International Criminal Court
    Sponsor: Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs
    Principal Investigators: Susana SaCouto

  • General Operating Support
    Sponsor: Open Society Foundations
    Principal Investigators: Robert Goldman & Susana SaCouto

Women & International Law Program

  • Health Legislation, Human Rights and Gender
    Sponsor: World Bank Group (Nordic Trust Fund) Principal Investigators: Ann Shalleck & Daniela Kraiem