Research

Grants

Heising-Simons Foundation. (PI: Christine McWayne; Co-PI: Jayanthi Mistry). 03/01/2017-02/28/2019.
Title: Innovations in Home-School Collaboration in the RISE Project: Supporting Family Engagement among Low-income Immigrant Families with Preschool Children (Awarded: $246,710).

National Science Foundation. (PI: Christine McWayne; Co-PIs: Jayanthi Mistry, Betty Zan, & Daryl Greenfield). Start date: 10/01/2016. Grant #1621161.
Title: Readiness through Integrative Science and Engineering (RISE): Refining and Testing a Co- Constructed Curriculum Approach with Head Start Partners (Awarded: $2,999,605.00).

Head Start Graduate Student Research Grant. (PI: Christine McWayne; for Maria Cristina Limlingan, 09/2014-08/2016). Administration for Children and Families, U.S. DHHS. Grand Award No. 90YR0080-01-00.
Title: More than Words: The Relations between Teacher-Child Interactions, Classroom Context, and Latino DLLs' School Readiness. ($50,000).

National Science Foundation. (PI: Christine McWayne; Co-PIs: Daryl Greenfield, Jayanthi Mistry, Betty Zan, & Kimberly Brenneman: 09/2012-08/2016). Grant #1221065.
Title: Partnerships for Early Childhood Curriculum Development: Readiness through Integrative Science and Engineering (RISE). ($2,131,493.00).

Brady Education Foundation. (PI: Christine McWayne; Co-PI: Jayanthi Mistry: 10/2012-09/2014).
Title: Partnerships for Early Childhood Curriculum Development: Readiness through Integrative Science and Engineering (RISE). ($118,998.00).

Head Start Graduate Student Research Grant. (PI: Christine McWayne; for Katherine Cheung, 09/2009-06/2012).
Title: Chinese Parent Traits, Parenting, and Preschool Children’s School Readiness . Research funded by the Administration for Children and Families. ($50,000).

National Institutes of Health. (R21, Exploratory Grants Program). (PI: Christine McWayne; Co-PI: Jacqueline Mattis, 02/2008-01/2012). Grant #5R21HD053841.
Title: Developing Parent-Derived Measures of Parenting Competence for Low-Income African Americans.($423,063).

Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (Secondary Data Analysis of Head Start Data). (09/2007-1/2012).
Title: An Integrated Variable- and Person-Oriented Investigation of School Readiness Among a Nationally Representative Sample of Head Start Children. ($100,000).

Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (Dual Language Learners: Head Start-University Partnerships Program). (PI: Christine McWayne; Co-PI: Gigliana Melzi, 09/2007-09/2011). Grant #90YF0063.
Title: Developing a Parent-Derived Measure of Latino Family Involvement: A Mixed-Methods Approach with English-Learning Children and Their Families. ($500,000).

National Institutes of Health. (R03, Small Grants Program) (PI: Christine McWayne; Co-PI: Gigliana Melzi, 05/2007-04/2009). Grant #HD50363.
Title: Latino Family Involvement and Children's School Readiness: A Mixed Methods Study. ($143,500).