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Beyond the Barriers

Research and Resources for Our System Impacted Community.


2022 Summer Research Mini-Grants Announced

Beyond the Barriers will be offering Summer Research Mini-Grants to support research on topics relevant to mass incarceration, the prison system, and related topics of interest. Grants are available to undergraduates, graduate students in any discipline including in the Schools of Law, Medicine, and Nursing; and faculty.

Call: BTB Carceral Justice Research Awards 2021

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: BEYOND THE BARRIERS Carceral Justice Research Awards 2021

The UC Davis Beyond the Barriers Initiative strives to support and recognize formerly incarcerated and system impacted students, faculty and staff and their important contributions to campus life and research initiatives. It will support this endeavor with innovative research that centralizes and addresses the challenges that mass incarceration and the over-reliance on imprisonment has presented in the state of California and the US.