April 2015 Grant Recipients

The Institute for Human Geography has awarded four projects during the April 2015 round of our Small Grants Program. The finalists for this round are:


Waquar Ahmed, Political Economy of Foreign Direct Investments in Retail in India: The Case of Walmart

Craig Jones, Israeli Militarism and the Politics of Dissent

Lindsay Shade, Politics Below the Surface: A Political Ecology of Mineral Rights and Land Tenure Struggles in Appalachia and the Andes

The Ohio Student Association (Guillermo Bervejillo, Nicholas Jon Crane, Malaya Davis, James Hayes, Meredith Krueger, Stuart McIntyre, and Molly Shack), Breaking Consent, Making Space for Racial and Economic Justice: the OSA Fellowship Program


The Human Geography Small Grants Program supports radical activism, research, and writing (with up to $5000 per grant). Applications are welcome at our annual deadlines of April 15th and October 15th.