Past Recipients

2021

Thinking Outside of the Box to Treat Alzheimer’s Disease
The Ohio State University Departments of Psychology and Neuroscience

Dr. Laurence Coutellier

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2020

Women & Philanthropy members voted on fund allocation of our current grant partners in April 2020.

The Concrete Jungle: Repairing the damage from mining
The Ohio State University Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geodetic Engineering, College of Engineering

Lisa Burris, PhD

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Move to PROSPER: Improving life outcomes through residential and financial stability
The Ohio State University Department of City & Regional Planning, Knowlton School of Architecture
Move to PROSPER

Jason Reece, PhD
Amy Klaben, Esq.

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Gut Check: A pressing need for paradigm changes around gut health
The Ohio State University Department of Food Science and Technology, College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Science

Hua Wang, PhD

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2019

Women & Philanthropy members are proud to have provided $193,000 in grants to our 2018-2019 finalists. View their proposals or watch the grant presentations to learn more about the important work they do and how our dollars are making a difference.

Hope Grows: A Garden Based Nutrition Program for Youth Cancer Survivors.
The Ohio State University College of Medicine
The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center
The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences

Colleen Spees, PhD, MEd, RD, FAND

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The Carmen Collection: Untold Stories Through Time and Change
The Ohio State University Archives
The Ohio State University Sesquicentennial

Tamar Chute, University Archivist

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Practicing Mindfulness for Healthy Aging in Women
The Ohio State University Department of Psychology

Ruchika Prakash, PhD

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2018

Women & Philanthropy members are proud to have provided $149,743 in grants to our 2017-2018 finalists. View their proposals or watch the presentations to learn more about the important work they do and how our dollars are making a difference.

The Charitable Pharmacy of Central Ohio
The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy
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The All Sky Automated Survey for Supernova
The Ohio State University Department of Astronomy 
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Building STEM Bridges to Franklinton
The Ohio State University STEAM Factory
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2017

Women & Philanthropy members are proud to have provided $121,743 in grants to our 2016-2017 finalists. Watch this short video to learn more about the important work they do and how our dollars are making a difference.

Shakespeare & Autism
The Ohio State University Nisonger Center

WOSU Columbus Neighborhoods
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Byrd Polar & Climate Change Research Center
The Ohio State University Department of Geography

2016

The Captain Jonathan D. Grassbaugh Veterans Project
Making a Difference: Hospital for Companion Animals
COPE: Healthy Lifestyle of School-Aged Children

2015

Current and Emerging Aspects of Neuromodulation
Total Health and Wellness of the Mind, Body and Spirit
The Green Roof Project
The Women & Philanthropy Scholarship Fund

2014

Dance at the Gateway: Visibility and Creativity
Food Safety Education Travel Awards Program
Small School, Big Footprint
The Women & Philanthropy Scholarship Fund

2013

Women & Heart Disease
Digital Animation Mentoring Program for Young Women
Transformation of the University Libraries
The Women & Philanthropy Scholarship Fund

2012

Women & Sports Injuries
Understanding the Mechanisms of Brain Aging
Democracy Studies at Ohio State
The Women & Philanthropy Scholarship Fund

2011

Reading Recovery
Solar Decathlon House
Stand Up for Shakespeare
The Women & Philanthropy Scholarship Fund

2010

"ACE" that Mammogram 
New Parents of Autism Project 
Brain Mimetic Materials 
The Women & Philanthropy Scholarship Fund

2009

Center for Women's Health Clinic
Enhancing the Study of Middle East and Islamic History
Specialized Treadmill Training for Spinal Cord Injury 
The Honors Collegium Student Travel Grants
Students First, Students Now Loan Fund
The Women & Philanthropy Scholarship Fund

2008

The First-Year Leadership Collaborative
Music, Media and Enterprise
New Leadership Ohio at the John Glenn School of Public Affairs
The Ohio State University William Oxley Thompson Library
The Women & Philanthropy Scholarship Fund

2007

The Early Childhood Development Center at Weinland Park
Comparative Biology and Therapy of Canine and Pediatric Osteosarcoma
Center for Healthy Lifestyles