Grants

Current External Grants

  • NA (Mahajan, H.P.) 9/1/2020 – 8/31/2025
  • National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR) – Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program: Community Living and Participation (Development)
  • Fear of Falling Interventions for Older Wheelchair Users with Multiple Sclerosis
  • Role: Co-Investigator
  • Total Costs: $ 2,499,995
  • Percent Effort: 14%

 

  • NA (Rice, L.A.) 6/1/2020 – 5/31/2021
  • Paralyzed Veterans of America Research Foundation
  • Development and Validation of an Online Fall Management Program Wheelchair and Scooter Users Living with Spinal Cord Injury and Multiple Sclerosis
  • Role: Principal Investigator
  • Total Cost: $49,952
  • Percent Effort: 11%

 

  • N/A (Rice, L.A.) 2/1/2020–1/31/2021
  • Illinois Physical Therapy Foundation
  • Prediction of falls using clinical balance measures among non-ambulatory individuals with spinal cord injury: A prospective cohort study
  • Role: PI
  • Total costs: $1,000
  • No salary support

 

  • 90 REGE006-01-00 (Sanford, Rogers, Mitzner) 10/01/18-9/30/2023
  • National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR) Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center (RERC).
  • Technologies to Support Aging-in-Place for People with Long-Term Disabilities
  • Role: PI on D2 project; Co-I on R3 and D1 project
  • Current Year: $57,862
  • Total for all years (individual): $272,661
  • Overall total costs: $4,625,000
  • Percent Effort 13%

 

  • RG-1701-26862 (Rice, L.A.) 10/1/2017 – 9/30/2021
  • National Multiple Sclerosis Society
  • Validation of a Fall Prevention Program Among Non-Ambulatory Wheeled Mobility Device Users with Multiple Sclerosis
  • Role: Principal Investigator
  • Current Year: $193,419
  • Total Costs: $570,217
  • Percent Effort: 22%

 

Current Internal Grants

  • NA (Rice, L.A)
  • 6/15/21 – 6/14/2022
  • CO+RE: The Community + Research Partnership Program Grant
  • Disability Awareness Training and Education Program Expansion
  • Role: Principal Investigator
  • Total Costs: $30,000
  • Percent Effort: No salary support

 

Completed External Grants

  • NA (Rice, L.A.) 12/1/2017 – 12/1/2018
  • Permobil, AB
  • Examination of the Influence of Active Reach on Functional Mobility, Physical Well-being and User Satisfaction Among Power Wheelchair Users
  • Role: Principal Investigator
  • Total Costs: $58, 994
  • Percent Effort: 18%

 

  • NA (Rice, L.A.) 12/1/2016 – 8/31/2017
  • Permobil, AB
  • Assessment of Fall Characteristics Among Manual Wheelchair Users
  • Role: Principal Investigator
  • Total Costs: $38,484.00
  • Percent Effort: 11%

 

  • NA (Rice, L.A.) 9/1/2016 – 8/31/2017
  • Permobil, AB
  • Assessment of Fall Characteristics Among Power Wheelchair Users
  • Role: Principal Investigator
  • Total Costs: $38,168.00.
  • Percent Effort: 11%

 

  • PRG 323277 (Rice, L.A.) 4/1/2015 – 3/31/2017
  • Craig H. Neilsen Foundation
  • Management of Fall Risk in Full Time Wheelchair Users Living with Spinal Cord Injury.
  • Role: Principal Investigator
  • Total Costs: $99,840.
  • Percent Effort: 15%

 

  • PP2185 (Rice, L.A) 4/1/2014 – 9/30/2015
  • National Multiple Sclerosis Society
  • Management of Fall Risk in Non-Community Ambulators Affected by Multiple Sclerosis
  • Role: Principal Investigator
  • Total Costs: $43, 986.80.
  • Percent Effort: 15%

 

  • IL 0005 (Rice, I.M.) 10/1/2012 – 9/30/2013
  • National Multiple Sclerosis Society
  • Promoting Physical Activity Through a Manual Wheelchair Propulsion Activity Intervention in Persons with Multiple Sclerosis.
  • Role: Co-Investigator
  • Total Costs: $109, 680
  • Percent Effort: 15%

Completed Internal Grants

  • NA (Adamson, B) 6/15/20 – 6/14/2021
  • CO+RE: The Community + Research Partnership Program Grant
  • MOVE MS and Beyond: Fostering group exercise for individuals with MS and other disabilities through research-supported community programs
  • Role: Co-Investigator
  • Total Costs: $17,013.00
  • Percent Effort: N/A

 

  • NA (Rice, IM) 1/19/2016 – 12/31/2017
  • Chez Family Foundation Center for Wounded Veterans
  • Home Based Telerehabilitation Training System for Veterans with Spinal Cord Injury.
  • Role: Co-Investigator
  • Total Costs: $30,000
  • Percent Effort: No support

 

  • NA (Rice, L.A.) 5/1/2015 – 11/30/2017
  • University of Illinois Campus Research Board
  • Enhancement of Community Participation Among Full Time Wheeled Mobility Device Users
  • Role: Principal Investigator
  • Total Costs: $29,025
  • Percent Effort: No support

 

  • NA (Rice, L.A.) 10/30/2014 – 5/1/2015
  • Center for Health, Aging and Disability at University of Illinois
  • Disability Resources and Education Services Research Registry
  • Role: Principal Investigator
  • Total Costs: $1,287.50
  • Percent Effort: No support

 

  • NA (Rice, I.M.) 9/1/2013-2/28/2015
  • University of Illinois, Center for Health, Aging and Disability
  • Impact of wheelchair propulsion and transfer training on reducing shoulder pain and increasing community participation in pediatric manual wheelchair users with physical disabilities
  • Role: Co-Investigator
  • Total Costs: $19,730
  • Percent Effort: No support

 

  • NA (Sosnoff, J.J.) 12/9/2013 – 3/31/2014
  • Inspire: Illinois-Sweden Program For Educational and Research Exchange
  • A Trans-Atlantic Examination of Falls in Non-ambulatory Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis.
  • Role: Co-Investigator
  • Total Costs: $7,500
  • Percent Effort: No Support