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Center for American Indian and Indigenous Studies receives $1.8M Mellon Foundation grant

Submitted by Kai Wise on September 23, 2019 - 1:00pm
Iisaaksiichaa Braine and Jean Dennison speaking about CAIIS at the welebaltx intellectual house

The Center for American Indian and Indigenous Studies (CAIIS) just celebrated their 1 year anniversary a few months ago and already have a $1.8M grant under their belt. Plans for the grant, awarded from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, include programs to support current and future Native students, along with both undergraduate and graduate research in the Indigenous humanities. Read the full article in the UW News.