Research Grants

2019-20. Fulbright Scholarship, Senior Scholar Award (declined

2018-19. Ford Foundation. Open Global Rights: ($200,000 USD).

2018-19. Open Society Foundation. Open Global Rights. ($120,000 USD).

2016-17. Open Society Foundation. Polling Publics in Mexico and Colombia: Human Rights Attitudes and Willingness to Donate. ($160,855 USD)

2016-17. Ford Foundation. Open Global Rights ($200,000 USD).

2016-17. Open Society Foundation. Open Global Rights ($75,000 USD)

2013-16. Ford Foundation. Open Global Rights ($560,000 USD).

2009-11 Rights Based Organizations for Social Development and Justice: Legitimacy and SustainabilitySocial Science and Humanities Research Council ($106,800 CAD)

2008. Transitional Justice: Implications for Policy. Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade & Development ($50,000 CAD). With Roland Paris.

2007-10. Issue Adoption in Human Rights Advocacy Networks. National Science Foundation ($647,000 USD- Charl Carpenter lead investigator, $52,000 sub-award to James Ron).

2007. Public Health, Conflict, & Human Rights. Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade & Development ($67,000 CAD)

2006. Human Rights Violations & Civil War. Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade & Development ($25,000 CAD)

2003-07. The International Human Rights Movement: Prospects and Efficacy. Social Science and Humanities Research Council ($150,000 CAD)

2000-05.  Conflict and Human RightsCanada Research Chairs Program and the Canadian Foundation for Innovation ($622,000 CAD with matching funds from Quebec Province)

2000-01. Civil War in Congo-Brazzaville. U.S. Institute of Peace ($32,000 USD)

1995-7.  State Violence in Serbia and Israel. Social Science Research Council. (50,000 USD)

1992-3 Israeli Veterans Discuss the First Intifada. MacArthur Foundation. (12,000  USD).