Grants Funded in 2017

Understanding Human Cognition

Scholar Awards (10)

École Normale Supérieure, Paris
Alejandrina Cristia, Ph.D.
Early language acquisition: Beyond WEIRD


Koç University
Tilbe Göksun, Ph.D.
Event representation and relational language learning


Ludwig-Maximilians Universität München
Markus Paulus, Ph.D.
The emergence and early development of morality


New York University
Marjorie Rhodes, Ph.D.
Developing representations of the social world


Princeton University
Lauren Emberson, Ph.D.
Does Top-Down Processing Support Infant Development?


Radboud University
Willem Frankenhuis, Ph.D.
Integrating evolution, development, and learning in psychological science


Rutgers University
Vanessa LoBue, Ph.D.
Responding to Imminent Threat: A Developmental Approach


University of California, Los Angeles
Anne Warlaumont, Ph.D.
Understanding the emergence of speech vocalizations in human infancy


University of Chicago
Daniel Yurovsky, Ph.D.
A coordination approach to early language learning


University of Southern California
Justin Wood, Ph.D.
Using Automated Controlled Rearing to Explore the Origins of the Mind



Understanding Dynamic & Multi-scale Systems

Collaborative Activity Awards (1)

Santa Fe Institute
David Krakauer, Ph.D.
Adaptation, Aging, and the Arrow of Time