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Extramural Grant Projects

Extramural awards (as opposed to Intramural awards in which the funding decisions are made within CTAHR) include research or non-research grants, contracts, and cooperative agreements from federal, private, foreign and other outside sources. This database includes all CTAHR awards that were processed through the Office of Research Services (ORS) and can be sorted by Title, PI, and/or Amount by clicking on the headers. Awards which are not processed through ORS, such as formula funds (Hatch, McIntire-Stennis, and Smith-Lever), are not included in this database. The awards are reported by “Awarded Date” and multiyear awards are listed according to the dates that the funds were received by ORS (either all during the first year or divided annually over the award period).

Additional information describing individual USDA grants in greater detail can be found by searching the following USDA Current Research Information System (CRIS) website. For information on writing and submitting grants, go to the employee's page.

CTAHR has received the following awards since 2005.

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Project TitleFunding AgencyAwarded DateInvestigatorAmount
Children`s Healthy Living Center of Excellence (CHL Center)AGRICULTURE, DEPT-NATL INS FOOD AND AGRICULTURE2/28/2018Novotny, Rachel$2,125,903
Putting the Farmer in the Driver's Seat: Integrative Web Tool for Improved Soil Health and Carbon Assessment, Monitoring, and PlanningAGRICULTURE, DEPT-NATL INS FOOD AND AGRICULTURE4/20/2018Crow, Susan$449,900
Characterizing the interplay between maize retrotransposons and the epigenomeNATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION5/29/2018Presting, Gernot$298,643
Experiential Learning 4 Resilient C: Culture, Community, Conservation, and ClimateAGRICULTURE, DEPT-NATL INS FOOD AND AGRICULTURE6/29/2018Idol, Travis$278,688
Management and Treatment of Rapid Ohia DeathLAND & NATURAL RES, DPT-FORST (DLNR)5/8/2018Friday, James$275,741
Service to Support, Monitor, and Maintain, and Enhance the Hawaii Web-Based Infrastructure for Treatment Services Computer Software SystemHEALTH, DEPT-ALCOHOL & DRUG ABUSE DIV-HI5/8/2018Kim, Ji-Yeon$267,000
Children's Healthy Living Dietetics Scholarship Program (CHLD)AGRICULTURE, DEPT-NATL INS FOOD AND AGRICULTURE5/22/2018Revilla, Marie Kainoa Fialkowski$200,000
Strategic Prevention Framework Evaluation Implementation ServicesHEALTH, DEPT-ALCOHOL & DRUG ABUSE DIV-HI4/20/2018Yuan, Sarah$190,000
GoFarm HawaiiUNIVERSITY HAWAII FOUNDATION4/9/2018Yamamoto, Janel$170,000
Development of Brachypodium Distachyon as a Model System for Studies Of Complex N-glycosylation in Regulation of Root Growth and DevelopmentAGRICULTURE, DEPT-NATL INS FOOD AND AGRICULTURE4/12/2018Li, Qing Xiao$165,000
Provide Analytical Services, Laboratory Consultation, and Analytical Methodologies AssistanceHEALTH, DEPT-HAZARD EVAL & EMERGENCY RESPONSE5/29/2018Uchida, Raymond$138,512
Validation of JPSS VIIRS Vegetation Index Products And Algorithm SupportCOMMERCE, DEPT-NATL NOAA-FED4/5/2018Miura, Tomoaki$127,083
Evaluating Quality of Locally Produced Organic Fertilizers and Variety Selection Under Organic Systems in the TropicsAGRICULTURE, DEPT-HI3/15/2018Radovich, Theodore$125,000
Recovering Populations of Hawaiian Yellow-Faced BeesLAND & NATURAL RES, DPT-FORST (DLNR)4/17/2018Krushelnycky, Paul$110,521
Hawaii KIDS COUNT 2012CASEY, ANNIE E., FOUNDATION4/2/2018Stern, Ivette$100,000
Breeding Program Proposal to HFNAHawaii Floriculture and Nursery Association5/29/2018Amore, Teresita$100,000
Management of Coconut Rhinoceros Beetle in HawaiiLAND & NATURAL RES, DPT-FORST (DLNR)3/12/2018Melzer, Michael$100,000
Core support for the Rapid Ohia Death (ROD) Statewide Outreach Specialist/CoordinatorLAND & NATURAL RES, DPT-FORST (DLNR)1/22/2018Melzer, Michael$100,000
Development of an Individual Free-Choice Mineral Supplementation Program for Sustainable Grazing Management of Hawaii's RangelandsUTAH STATE UNIVERSITY3/6/2018Thorne, Mark$92,486
Evaluating the Environmental and Socio-economic Outcomes of Oil Palm Sustainability CertificationNATIONAL AERONAUT & SPACE ADM5/23/2018Carlson, Kimberly$90,516
Improving Nitrogen Synchronization of Local Fertilizers, Soil Fertility, and Crop Quality with Biochar ApplicationUTAH STATE UNIVERSITY2/28/2018Nguyen, Hue$88,879
UH-CTAHR Projects in Maui County FY18COUNTY MAUI OFC OF ECON DEVEL1/31/2018Reeves, Cynthia Lynn$75,000
Capacity Building for Cooperative Extension in Micronesia to Reduce Pacific Island Food System Vulnerability to Climate VariabilityUTAH STATE UNIVERSITY6/29/2018Trauernicht, Parker$74,858
Hau'oli Mau Loa Graduate AssistantshipsUNIVERSITY HAWAII FOUNDATION4/3/2018Litton, Creighton$71,809
Assessing and Sharing Breadfruit Management Best PracticesUTAH STATE UNIVERSITY2/28/2018Lincoln, Noa K$66,417
Rapid Ohia Death - Testing and Research SupportLAND & NATURAL RES, DPT-FORST (DLNR)1/31/2018Friday, James$65,762
Using Sanitizers to Improve the Microbiological Safety of Papaya and Avocado Grown in HawaiiHAWAII FARM BUREAU FEDERATION5/4/2018Li, Yong$65,585
Shrimp Disease Diagnostic Laboratory in HawaiiAGRICULTURE, DEPT-HI3/23/2018Odani, Jenee$60,000
AgDiscovery ProgramAgriculture, Dept - Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service6/18/2018Wieczorek, Anna Magda$60,000
2018 4-H Military Partnership Grant - CONUS and OCONUSKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY1/19/2018Nakatsuka, Claire$59,000
Susceptibility of E. Coli Isolated from Agricultural Water in HawaiiHAWAII FARM BUREAU FEDERATION5/4/2018Li, Yong$56,109
Habitat Use and Nesting Biology of Hawaiian Shorteared Owls on OahuDEFENSE, DEPT- US ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS5/31/2018Price, Melissa Renae$50,000
Building a Native Hawaiian Dietetic Workforce for the Health and Well-being of the LahuiKAMEHAMEHA SCHOOLS4/30/2018Revilla, Marie Kainoa Fialkowski$49,997
Hauoli Mau Loa Graduate AssistantshipsUNIVERSITY HAWAII FOUNDATION2/20/2018Chan-Halbrendt, Catherine$46,206
Molecular Detection, Pathology Characterization and Development of Management Strategies for Rapid Ohia DeathAGRICULTURE, DEPT-AGRI RSCH SVC-FED6/13/2018Friday, James$45,000
Developing a Geospatial Database for Recording, Storing, and Compiling Wildfire Incident Information for the State of HawaiiLAND & NATURAL RES, DPT-FORST (DLNR)3/23/2018Trauernicht, Parker$44,797
Western Training, Education, Extension, Outreach, and Technical Assistance Center to Enhance Food SafetyOREGON STATE UNIVERSITY4/16/2018Saulo, Aurora Alfonso$43,560
Postharvest Treatment of WatercressHAWAII FARM BUREAU FEDERATION5/4/2018Uyeda, Jensen$40,997
Specialty Organic Cucumber Production in Hawaii Using Screenhouse and Multipurpose Companion PlantsAGRICULTURE, DEPT-HI2/27/2018Wang, Koon-Hui$40,000
Evaluating Mechanical Harvest and Agronomical Treatments to Improve Legume Crops Growth and Yield in HawaiiAGRICULTURE, DEPT-HI2/26/2018Ahmad, Amjad$40,000
BFP18 SA (Mokwele) Plant Health @HawaiiAGRICULTURE, DEPT-FOREIGN AGRICULTURAL SERVICE4/16/2018Sipes, Brent$39,998
Macro-propagation Techniques for Disease Free Banana Planting Material in the Pacific.AGRICULTURE, DEPT-HI3/23/2018Uyeda, Jensen$39,557
Friends of Hakalau: Teaching ChangeUNIVERSITY HAWAII FOUNDATION2/16/2018Litton, Creighton$39,000
WSARE Project #EW17-107 Hawaii WSARE Implementation AwardUTAH STATE UNIVERSITY4/23/2018Radovich, Theodore$39,000
Commercialized Supercooling Technology for Subzero Nonfreezing Preservation of Fresh FoodsJun Innovations2/4/2018Jun, Soojin$35,880
Pest Reduction on Agricultural Lands Due to Hawaiian Short-eared OwlsUTAH STATE UNIVERSITY6/29/2018Price, Melissa Renae$34,943
Novel Bio-Chars Production from Northeastern Forestry Feedstocks and Their Land Application to Enhance Environmental Sustainability of Agricultural Production SystemsWest Virginia University4/19/2018Khanal, Samir$31,254
Western Regional Center in the National Plant Diagnostic NetworkCALIFORNIA DAVIS, UNIVERSITY OF2/22/2018Melzer, Michael$30,800
Implementation of the Statewide Bird Surveys: Hawaii Island and OahuLAND & NATURAL RES, DPT-FORST (DLNR)3/23/2018Price, Melissa Renae$30,800
Labor Migration and Effects of Remittances and Commodity Enclosures on Industrial Agriculture and Forest LandscapesCALIFORNIA BERKELEY, UNIVERSITY OF1/19/2018Carlson, Kimberly$30,061
Effect of Xylanase Enzyme and Prebiotic Supplementation in Diets on Growth Performance and Intestinal Health Parameters of Broiler ChickenAB Agri Limited1/30/2018Jha, Rajesh$28,091
IR-4 Minor Crop Pest ManagementCALIFORNIA DAVIS, UNIVERSITY OF1/9/2018Kawate, Michael$28,000
Community Support Through Waimanalo Learning CenterMalama Honua Public Charter School2/2/2018Radovich, Theodore$25,000
Virtually There: Enhancing the Online Capacity and Impact of Hawaii Agricultural ProfessionalsWestern Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education5/29/2018Radovich, Theodore$24,965
Phytosanitary Treatments of Ohia Plant MaterialAGRICULTURE, DEPT, FOREST SVC-FED6/27/2018Friday, James$24,532
Pesticide Safety Education Program for Hawaii 2018eXtension Foundation1/17/2018Nagamine, Charles$22,625
Prosapia bicinta (Two Lined Spittle Bug) Detection and ControlBIG ISLAND RESOURCE CONSERVATION & DEV COUNCIL INC.1/19/2018Thorne, Mark$22,473
4-H Agricultural Education Activities 2018AGRICULTURE, DEPT-HI6/28/2018Zaleski, Halina$21,505
Diversity in AgricultureLABOR & INDUSTRIAL RELATION, DPT-HI (DLIR)6/20/2018Ooki, Nancy$20,015
Genetic structure and mechanisms of drought adaptation in CapsicumOhio State University4/13/2018Kantar, Michael B$19,952
NEXTGEN Cassava ProjectCORNELL UNIVERSITY3/6/2018Motomura, Sharon$19,430
NEXTGEN Cassava ProjectCORNELL UNIVERSITY3/6/2018Motomura, Sharon$19,430
Host Range Testing and Molecular Analysis of the Rust Disease Austropuccinia psidiiLAND & NATURAL RES, DPT-FORST (DLNR)3/12/2018Uchida, Janice$18,088
Implementation of the Statewide Bird Surveys: Hawaii Island and OahuLAND & NATURAL RES, DPT-FORST (DLNR)6/20/2018Price, Melissa Renae$16,500
Using monitoring data to inform MPA management and design in IndonesiaWorld Wildlife Fund4/5/2018Oleson, Kirsten$15,000
YMCA Community ProfilesYMCA of Honolulu6/13/2018Stern, Ivette$15,000
The Long-term Responses of Coffee Rootstocks to Root-knot Nematode in KonaCounty Hawaii Dept of Research and Development3/25/2018Kawabata, Andrea$15,000
Understanding and Implementing Echoshed Technologies in HawaiiUNIVERSITY HAWAII FOUNDATION3/15/2018Kaufman, Andrew$14,250
Exploring Your Environment After School GrantNATIONAL FOUR-H COUNCIL (4-H)4/2/2018Goodwin, Jeff L$10,500
IR-4 Minor Crop Pest ManagementCALIFORNIA DAVIS, UNIVERSITY OF1/9/2018Cheng, Zhiqiang$10,000
The Analysis of Agricultural By-Products to be used as Animal Feeds on Hawaii IslandCounty Hawaii Dept of Research and Development3/25/2018Duponte, Michael$8,250
Improving Sustainability of Sweet Potato Production Through Virus-Tested, Tissue-Culture TechnologyCounty Hawaii Dept of Research and Development3/25/2018Miyasaka, Susan$7,999
Animal Disease Traceability Cooperative Agreement (Hawaii)AGRICULTURE, DEPT-HI5/14/2018Odani, Jenee$5,665
Exploring First Foods of Keiki on Oahu, HawaiiHAWAII MEDICAL SRVC ASSN FOUNDATION6/28/2018Revilla, Marie Kainoa Fialkowski$5,000
Tea Variety Release for Hawai'i 2017-2018County Hawaii Dept of Research and Development4/10/2018Hamasaki, Randall Tsugio$5,000
IUCN Oil Palm Situation AnalysisUNIVERSITY HAWAII FOUNDATION3/6/2018Carlson, Kimberly$2,802
Acquisition of Kubota RTV-X900 for Kona Research StationUNIVERSITY HAWAII FOUNDATION4/23/2018Kawabata, Andrea$1,894
Total:    $7,427,228

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