Grants and Awards

New Ranking Puts Mason in Top 20 of U.S. ‘Green’ Colleges

Posted: June 30, 2015 at 1:48 pm

The national poll has Mason at No. 19 for sustainable efforts and education.

Mason Professor Lands Top Prize by Encouraging Student Involvement 

Posted: May 28, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: May 27, 2015 at 7:55 pm

Anthropology professor Justin Lowry makes students a priority in research, prompting global citizenship award. 

Korea Awards Cybersecurity Defense Grant to Mason Professors

Posted: May 21, 2015 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: May 20, 2015 at 3:14 pm

They will provide technical consulting on test and evaluation methodologies for cybersecurity technologies that the Korea Agency for Defense Development is creating.

Record number of Fulbright awards highlight Mason’s global diversity efforts

Posted: May 20, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: June 2, 2015 at 12:24 pm

Fulbright is looking for students who represent the diversity of the United States and can help bridge cultural gaps in other countries.

Science Slam’s 2015 Grand Slam Combines Scholarship and Entertainment

Posted: May 14, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: May 14, 2015 at 10:15 am

The competitors were asked to prepare a presentation (of less than 10 minutes) about their scientific research.

Raquel Friedmann, Senior of the Year

Posted: May 13, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: May 13, 2015 at 9:51 am

Friedmann has spent her final semester at the Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation studying the intersection of conservation, biodiversity, and society.