CU Population Center

Institute of Behavioral Science

CUPC seed grant program fuels more than $10 million in external funding applications

CUPC’s seed grant program has supported a variety of preliminary work including on adult mortality, demography and genetics, immigrant health, and the consequences of access to long acting reversible contraception (LARCs). The investments have fueled over $10 million in requests for external funding, with support received for research on the health consequences of technology use among adolescents as well as of urban gardening.

Below, a list of projects supported during the current year:

Ryan Masters. Obesity Genomics, Cardiometabolic Health and Adult Mortality.
Adam Lippert.Spatial Distribution of Black-White Septic Mortality Disparities, Area-Level.
Fernando Riosmena.Migration and the Healthy Aging of Mexicans in a Binational Context.