Awarded Grants 2017

The APDT Foundation is pleased to announce the grantees for the 2017 Dr. R.K. Anderson Grant Cycle

The Efficacy and Conditioning of Attention as a Reinforcer in Animal Shelter
Principal Investigator: Steven W. Payne, Ph.D., BCBA-D
Institution: University of California, Fresno

Effects of training and experience on cognitive abilities dogs
Principal Investigator: Lucia Lazarowski, M.A.
Institution: Auburn University

Improving Training for Canine fMRI
Principal Investigators: Lily R. Strassberg, B.S. & Jeffery S. Katz, Ph.D.
Institution: Auburn University

2016

The APDT Foundation is pleased to announce the grantees for the 2016 Dr. R.K. Anderson Grant Cycle

Measuring the Efficacy of Primary & Second Reinforcers on Behavior Acquisition in Dogs
Principal Investigators: Rachel Gilchrist, Clive D. Wynne & Lisa M. Gunter
Institution: Arizona State University

Examining Heart Rate Variability in the Treatment of Aggression Proposal of APDT Foundation
Principal Investigators: Julia Meyers-Manor, Ph.D. & Kate Anders, CBCC-KA, CPDT-KSA
Institution: Macalester College

Self-Control in the Domestic Dog (Canis lupus familiaris)
Principal Investigators: Leslie A. Angel, Ph.D. & Erica Feuerbacher, Ph.D.
Institution: Carroll College

How do dogs learn new tasks? Dogs use flexibly different learning strategies in social learning situations
Principal Investigators: Claudia Fugazza, Ph.D., Eszter Petro & Ádám Miklósi
Institution: Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest

2014

The APDT Foundation is pleased to announce the grantees for the 2014 Dr. R.K. Anderson Grant Cycle

Breed differences in canine behavioral development
Principal Investigators: Julia Albright, MA, DVM, DACVB and Karen Davis PhD
Institution: University of Tennessee

2013

The APDT Foundation is pleased to announce the grantees for the 2013 Dr. R.K. Anderson Grant Cycle:

2012

The APDT Foundation is pleased to announce the grantees for the R.K. Anderson 2012 Grant Cycle: