Spotlights

Grants Awarded

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

  • Cal Lutheran receives $1.4M federal grant

    The U.S. Department of Education has awarded California Lutheran University a five-year $1.39 million grant to help lower the high school dropout rate in South Oxnard and increase the number of students who enter and graduate from college.

  • Cal Lutheran presents poet laureate series

    California Lutheran University is presenting a free three-part webinar series on U.S. poets laureate that will include a reading by one of the writers.

  • AmeriCorps Fellows begin county service

    California Lutheran University’s first AmeriCorps Civic Action Fellows have begun serving low-income and immigrant populations throughout Ventura County as part of a first-in-the-nation program.

  • Art activities, therapy free for fire victims

    California Lutheran University is offering free art workshops, counseling and presentations designed to help those who have moved past the immediate crisis of wildfires to a stage where they can process the experience and begin healing.   

  • 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.

Fulbright Recipients

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

  • Cal Lutheran senior receives Fulbright

    A California Lutheran University senior who studied throughout the former Soviet Union as an undergraduate has received a U.S. Student Fulbright award to return to teach English in Kazakhstan.

  • 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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