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
Engaging EU: From Campus to Community
November 2017 - October 2018

In partnership with the Center for European Studies at the University of North Carolina, this grant aims to increase understanding of the European Union across a range of audiences through community-wide events, study tours in Brussels for educators, and a symposium on outreach for community engagement university administrators. 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.