Awards: Fellowships and Grants

Principal Investigator: Jennifer Martin McDermott

Lilly Teaching Fellowship, University of Massachusetts                                                2016-17

Research Scholar, Center for Research on Families, University of Massachusetts     2011-12

Promoting resilience and reducing academic inequality among                                  Finalist

           children who experience foster care                                                                         

           William T. Grant Foundation

Developmental Science Initiative ($10,000)                                                                      2013-2014

         Mellon Mutual Mentoring Team Grant: Team Member

 Psychology Department Research Mentoring Group ($10,000)                                   2012-2013

         Mellon Mutual Mentoring Team Grant: Co-PI

Foster & Adoption Services Support Team ($5,000)                                                       2011-2012

         Mellon Mutual Mentoring Team Grant: Co-PI

 

Graduate Students

Adaeze Egwuatu: Frances Degen Horowitz Millennium Scholars Program

Chaia Flegenheimer: UMass Amherst College of Natural Sciences Teaching Fellowship, Center for Research on Families Dissertation Fellowship

Abby Fontaine: National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program Honorable Mention

 

Undergraduate Students

Ashley Dion (Psychology, May 2017): Honors College Research Grant-2016, Psi Chi Honors Society Award

Meghan Colpas, (Honors, Psychology, May 2017)

Emily Reilly (Honors, Psychology, May 2016): Center for Research on Families Undergraduate Fellowship, 2015-2016; Honors College Research Grant-2015; Honors College Research Fellowship-2014

Erin Doncaster (Honors, Psychology, May 2016): Honors College Research Grant-2015

Emma Lattes (Honors, Psychology, Smith College, May 2015)

Andrew Tarbox (Honors, Psychology, May 2015)

Jennifer Cuddy (Honors, Psychology, December 2014)

Kathryn Anzuoni (Honors, Psychology, May 2014): Honors College Research Fellowship-2013

Sarah Jo Torgrimson (Honors, Psychology, May 2014): Honors College Research Fellowship-2013

Taylor Pedego (Honors, Psychology, May 2014)

T. Jennifer Tran (Honors, Psychology & Neuroscience, May 2013): Summer Undergrad Research Fellowships, Smith College (2011& 2012)