Awarded External Grants & Contracts

App State faculty and staff routinely receive grant funding from state, regional and national organizations, as well as business and industry sponsors, in support of their research, creative and/or scholarly endeavors. These projects span a variety of disciplines — STEM, the arts and humanities, and business, to name a few — and have far-reaching impact.

In fiscal year 2023, App State’s external funding from grants and contracts totaled $22.3 million — the second highest amount in university history.

Browse externally awarded grants/contracts in the table below and use the search field to filter awarded grants/contracts by campus unit.

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2021-2022

Awardee Project Title College/School/Division Award Amount Sponsor Date Awarded
Dr. Thomas Pegelow
Kaplan
14th Southeast German Studies Consortium Workshop
College of Arts and Sciences
Center for Judaic, Holocaust and Peace Studies (former employee)
$500
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
February 2022
Dr. Thomas Pegelow
Kaplan
14th Southeast German Studies Workshop: The Haskalah and European Enlightenment Revisited; Teaching German and German-Jewish Studies in the Twenty-First Century; Democracy: Past, Present, Future
College of Arts and Sciences
Center for Judaic, Holocaust and Peace Studies (former employee)
$700
Council for European Studies
February 2022
Dr. Thomas Pegelow
Kaplan
Southeastern German Studies Workshop 2022 - AFAvH Alumni Council Grant
College of Arts and Sciences
Center for Judaic, Holocaust and Peace Studies (former employee)
$750
American Friends of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
February 2022
Dr. Andrea
Anderson
Child and Adult Care Food Program - Lucy Brock Child Development Food Program
Reich College of Education
Lucy Brock Child Development Laboratory Program
$853
North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services
February 2022
Dr. Sandi
Lane
Senior Living Leader's Perspectives of Leading Through a Pandemic
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Department of Nutrition and Health Care Management
$1,200
Des Moines University
January 2022
Dr. William
Anderson
Groundwater Resources of Watauga County
College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences
$1,500
Watauga County
November 2021
Dr. Amy Dellinger
Page
Appalachian Senior Programs
College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Sociology
$1,500
Wilkes County Community Foundation
October 2021
Elisabeth
Cavallaro
Enhancing Mental Well-being Through Online Gaming Communities
Division of Student Affairs
Department of Wellness and Prevention Services
$1,750
American College Health Foundation
September 2021
Elisabeth
Cavallaro
Enhancing Mental Well-being Through Online Gaming Communities
Division of Student Affairs
Department of Wellness and Prevention Services
$1,750
American College Health Foundation
July 2021
Dr. Gary
McCullough
ALP Life Sciences Nutritional Oil Study
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Department of Rehabilitation Sciences
$2,249
ALP Life Sciences LLC
October 2021