Graham Sustainability Institute

Fast Track Grants

Fast track grants provided up to $2,500 to early-stage investigators from U-M units with limited research funding. Grants supported work requiring limited funding and served as seed money for larger initiatives.

Learn more about the ways we support collaborative sustainability research.

MI-Environment: Heat Stress Vulnerability Manuscript Preparation
Patricia Koman - School of Public Health, College of Engineering
Marie O'Neill - School of Public Health
Legal Institutions and the Planning Process: Conflicts between the Right to Adequate Housing and to a Sustainable Environment in São Paulo's Informal Settlements
Ana Paula Pimentel Walker - Taubman College of Architecture + Planning
María Arquero de Alarcón - Taubman College of Architecture + Planning
Climate Changes Health: Ensuring Environmental Justice Underlies Public Health’s Climate Change Work – Translation to Action
Natalie Sampson - University of Michigan-Dearborn, College of Education, Health & Human Services
Carmel Price - University of Michigan-Dearborn, College of Arts, Sciences, & Letters
Adrienne Hollis - WE ACT for Environmental Justice
Megan Latshaw - Johns Hopkins University
Fatemeh Shafiei - Spelman College
Melissa Varga, Jessica Thomas - Union of Concerned Scientists
Garry Harris - Center for Sustainable Communities
Samantha Shattuck - National Environmental Justice Advisory Council Youth Perspectives on Climate Change Work Group
Vernice Miller-Travis - Environmental Justice and Equitable Development Community Planning and Revitalization Group
Na'Taki Osborne Jelks - Agnes Scott College
Learn more on the team's catalyst grant webpage.
The Rustbelt Urbarium-Engaging Weeds as Urban Subject
Mark Lindquist - School for Environment and Sustainability
Anton Reznicek - University of Michigan Herbarium
Daniel Phillips - School for Environment and Sustainability
Kim Karlsrud - Penny Stamps School of Art and Design