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Eighteen Cornell doctoral students have received 2019-20 Engaged Graduate Student Grants totaling $269,397, which will support community-engaged research relevant to their dissertations.

Coming from 13 fields of study, grantees are collaborating with communities around the world, including artists of color in Chicago, deported migrants in Guatemala, women homeworkers in India and young people in New York City.

Seven New York state counties and eight countries are represented in this year’s projects.

The funded students and projects are:

Find more information about each project on the Engaged Cornell website. Applications for the 2020-21 grants will open in the fall.

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