Tanaka Research Grant
application deadline for the Tanaka Research Grant is Friday, April
2002 Trinity was awarded a generous grant by the Tanaka Memorial Foundation
establishing an endowed fund to allow students to pursue formal research
projects abroad, with a special focus on Asia, during the months of July and
August. Sample projects funded in recent years include:
study of ethnic Lhotshampa refugees in Nepal.
study of the treatment of orphans in North and South Korea.
first-hand study of the impact of large-scale transport infrastructure
development leading up to the 2008 Summer Olympics on subsequent commuting and
residential life in Beijing, China.
the Tanaka Grant guidelines, and visit our website for additional information: http://www.trincoll.edu/UrbanGlobal/CUGS/students/Research/Pages/Tanaka.aspx
about the student research fund should be directed to Rashana Lord, the Student Program Coordinator at the Center for Urban and Global Studies at Rashana.Lord@trincoll.edu.