Funded Programs and Grants



Jean Monnet European Union Center of Excellence
Transatlantic Conversations on Research, Policy, and Wicked Problems (“EU TRAC”)
September 1, 2015 - August 31, 2018

EU TRAC promotes research and teaching on the European Union and the transatlantic relationship with a focus on interdisiplinarity and “wicked” problem solving and social equality/social justice. Funded by the European Commission.




Getting to Know Europe
Building Bridges: PA and the EU
September 1, 2015 – August 31, 2017

Building Bridges: PA and the EU aims to increase understanding of the European Union across a range of audiences through community-wide events, study tours in D.C. and Brussels for college students and educators, and virtual workshops for teachers. Funded by the EU Delegation to the US.



National Resource Center – Europe
August 15, 2014 – August 14, 2018

As an NRC funded under Title VI of the Higher Education Act, the ESC develops and oversees curricular and co-curricular programming to enhance foreign language and area studies education at Pitt, at the K-12 level, and for community colleges and other institutions of higher learning throughout the country. Funded by the US Department of Education.



Jean Monnet Project – Policy Debate with the Academic world
September 1, 2015 – August 31, 2017

Through the StimEUlate project, the EU Center will provide unique resources for students at all levels and professional development opportuntiies for educators in levels 9-16 that will foster knowledge and interest in the EU and related subjects. Funded by the European Commission.


For more information, contact Allyson Delnore.