Dr. Soma Chaudhuri National Science Foundation Award

Dr. Soma Chaudhuri has received a 2 year National Science Foundation award for her research linking the impact of empowerment programs on intervention against domestic violence among grassroots women. Located in Gujarat the project will study how community leadership training and participation in trade unions has the potential to change religious and caste based practices of gendered violence among local rural and urban communities. Details on the NSF award can be found here: