Spotlights

Grants Awarded

ResearchCal Lutheran faculty win grants and contracts to advance academic scholarship, research and support programs.

  • Cal Lutheran receives $1M to help pastors

    California Lutheran University has been awarded nearly $1 million from Lilly Endowment Inc. to help pastors and church leaders throughout 14 Western states avoid burnout and thrive in their ministries.

  • Cal Lutheran gets $6.5M in federal grants

    California Lutheran University has been awarded more than $6 million in federal grants to implement two new programs --- one to increase the number of Latinos and other underrepresented students who graduate from college and the other to increase the number who earn teaching credentials.

  • Cal Lutheran launches $1 million program

    Several of the first participants in a $1.16 million federally funded California Lutheran University effort to diversify the pool of people with doctorates will present their research at UCLA this week in an important step toward graduate studies.

  • Cal Lutheran receives $195,000 NSF grant

    The National Science Foundation awarded two members of the California Lutheran University faculty a $195,000 grant to work with undergraduate students to research proteins that enable pathogenic bacteria to thrive.

  • Brainwave-to-speech system under study

    A California Lutheran University faculty member has received a $67,000 grant to assess whether a new brain-computer interface can efficiently help nonverbal people to speak.

Fulbright Recipients

Fulbright StudentU.S. Student Fulbright award and Fulbright Scholar recipients. Learn more about the Fulbright Programs

  • Alumnus receives top-tier Fulbright grant

    Erik Fruth of Camarillo has received a Fulbright U.S. Student Study/Research Award, becoming the first California Lutheran University applicant to receive the program’s most competitive student fellowship.

  • Cal Lutheran graduate receives Fulbright

    A May graduate of California Lutheran University who researched Los Angeles’ Mongolian immigrant community for his senior capstone has received a 2015-2016 U.S. Student Fulbright award to teach English in Mongolia.

  • CLU Fulbright recipient to teach in Nepal

    A graduate of California Lutheran University has received a 2014-2015 U.S. Student Fulbright award to teach English in Nepal.

  • CLU professor receives Fulbright

    A California Lutheran University faculty member has received a Fulbright Scholar grant to teach at the University of Tokyo and Tsuda College in Japan during the 2014-2015 academic year.

  • Third CLU alumnus receives Fulbright

    California Lutheran University alumnus Chris Kajtor of Canoga Park has received a 2013-2014 U.S. Student Fulbright award to teach in Romania starting in October.

  • CLU alumna receives Fulbright award

    California Lutheran University alumna Elizabeth Calkins has received a U.S. Student Fulbright award to teach in Kenya starting in January.

  • CLU grad receives Fulbright teaching post

    Ali Sheets, who will visit three continents over the next few months, is the first student at California Lutheran University to win a Fulbright teaching assistantship.

Provost's Annual Honorees

Grant RecognitionEach year the Provost's office recognizes Cal Lutheran faculty and staff who have been awarded grants and contracts or authored new works.

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