Fall 2019 New Center Awards

New Grants for UW Bothell Centers

uw-bothell-founders-hall.jpgThe Goodlad Institute for Educational Renewal and the Center for Information Assurance and Cybersecurity have received over $400,000 in research grants since July 2019.


Goodlad Institute

Goodlad supports PK-12 school renewal efforts locally and around the nation, and communicates about challenges and results that inform the public conversation about school quality, development, teaching and application of interactive media technologies. Congratulations to the following investigators for securing these new grants to further the important work of Goodlad:

Robotics Backpacks for Family Science Learning: Transforming science center-library partnerships to support family engineering learning

  • Carrie Tzou, Director, Goodlad Institute and Associate Professor, Educational Studies
  • Award Amount: $167,742
  • Award Date: 8/9/2019
  • Sponsor: National Science Foundation (NSF)

Enhancing Capacity for Special Education Leadership Enhancement Project

  • Tom Bellamy, Professor Emeritus, Educational Studies
  • Award Amount: $20,847
  • Award Date: 8/27/2019
  • Sponsor: Washington State Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI)


Center for Information Assurance and Cybersecurity

CIAC is the University of Washington's federally designated center of academic excellence in cybersecurity education and research and works across the university to prepare students for careers protecting computer systems from accidents, hackers, viruses and other security threats. Congratulations to CIAC Director, Barbara Endicott-Popovsky on these two new National Security Agency grants:

CySP UW 2019 and Cybersecurity Retention Model

  • Award Amount: $169,291          
  • Award Date: 9/9/2019
  • Sponsor: National Security Agency (NSA)

Western Region Certified Regional Resource Center Continuation

  • Award Amount: $55,410           
  • Award Date: 7/5/2019
  • Sponsor: National Security Agency (NSA)


If you have questions about applying for a grant or other research support questions, contact the Office of Research or stop by UW1-391 any time.