Congressman Steve Cohen

Representing the 9th District of Tennessee

Congressman Cohen Announces Grants to Rhodes College and University of Tennessee Health Science Center

June 12, 2019
Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) announced today that the National Science Foundation will be awarding Rhodes College $133,718 to study judicial decision making.

Congressman Cohen also announced that the National Cancer Institute will be making a grant of $165,300 to the University of Tennessee Health Science Center for cancer cause and prevention research. So far this year, the Memphis-based medical school has received $7,077,094 in federal grants.

Congressman Cohen made the following statement:

“I’m pleased to announce these grants which will underwrite cutting edge research in both the sciences and humanities.”