Completed Projects

CohortNameCollege/UniversityDegreeProgramProject Title
1Kristy AndersonDrexel UniversityPhDSocial WelfareThe impact of Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefit receipt on youth engagement with early work; Findings from a national sample of transition age youth with autism.
1Katie CoxUniversity of Utah, Quinney College of LawJDLawUnderstanding the Relationship and Fit between Workers’ Needs as Reflected in SSI and SSDI Claims and EEOC Charge Data and Court Decisions with Regard to Reasonable Accommodations
1Robert DemboBrandeis UniversityPhDSocial PolicyUnemployed People with Disabilities: Have the Barriers to Work Changed?
1Ashley JamisonClemson UniversityMPANon-Profit ManagementAccess to Healthcare & Employment
1Andrew JenksUniversity of DelawarePhDPolitical Science and International RelationsUnderstanding the Possible Impact of Ticket to Work and Other Programs Among Individuals Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired: A Case Study of Delaware
1Mitzi LauderdaleKansas State UniversityPhDPersonal Financial PlanningWork Transitions among SSI and SSDI Recipients Nearing Retirement: Employer Accommodations, Private Insurance, and Individuals with Mental Health Disability
1Erin McCauleyCornell UniversityPhDPolicy Analysis and ManagementHow Disability Shapes Labor Force Participation and Employment Differentially by Educational Attainment & Disability Type
1Elizabeth O'NeillUniversity of KansasPhDSocial WorkHealthcare, Employment, and Disability for Individuals with Co-Occurring Severe Mental Illness and Chronic Physical Health Conditions
1Amy PenickSt. Louis UniversityPhDHigher Education AdministrationDisability Identity Development, Disclosure, and Accommodation Seeking Spanning the Educational Pipeline: A Mixed Methods Study Using a Social Justice Lens
1Eric SuedmeyerUniversity of MemphisPhDCounseling Psychology Career Resilience Scale for Adults with Disabilities Development Study
1Jeffrey TrantUniversity at Albany,
State University of New York
PhDSocial WorkExamining the Relationship Among Opioid Misuse, Disability, and Employment

NOTE: The Disability Determination Process (DDP) Small Grant Program was the predecessor program to ARDRAW. DDP operated from 2012-2017 and produced 49 successfully completed research projects. They are available here.