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.

To read more about externally funded projects at App State, visit Appalachian Today, the university’s news and events website.

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2021-2022

Awardee Project Title College/School/Division Award Amount Sponsor Date Awarded
Dr. Amy Dellinger
Page
Appalachian Senior Companion Program
College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Sociology
$5,000
High Country United Way
August 2021
Kaaren
Hayes
High County United Way Parent to Parent FSN
Reich College of Education
Parent to Parent Family Support Network-High Country
$4,000
High County United Way
October 2021
Dr. Rebecca
Turpin
Hospice and Palliative Care Nursing Clinical Internship Pilot Project
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Department of Nursing
$3,000
Hospice and Home Care Foundation of North Carolina
July 2021
Dr. Melissa
Gutschall
Healthier Lives through Improved Nutrition
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Department of Nutrition and Health Care Management
$9,832
Hunger and Health Coalition Inc.
July 2021
Donald
Corey
ImageWorks Display Sponsored Studio
College of Fine and Applied Arts
Department of Applied Design
$10,000
ImageWorks Display
December 2021
Ben
Asma
High-Risk Drinking Prevention Program 2022
Division of Student Affairs
Department of Wellness and Prevention Services
$10,000
International Town and Gown Association
April 2022
Dr. Leah
Hamilton
HudsonUp
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Beaver College of Health Sciences
Department of Social Work
$57,318
Jain Family Institute
December 2021
Dr. Petia
Bobadova
Synthesis, Properties and Dynamics of BODIPY-based Fluorophores
College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Chemistry and Fermentation Sciences
$40,046
Louisiana State University
December 2021
Dr. David
Nieman
Influence of Astaxanthin Supplementation on Exercise-Induced Inflammation and Skin Health
College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Biology
$287,602
LycoRed LTD
November 2021
Dr. Brook
Harmon
Integrating Religious/Spiritual Identifiers within the Electronic Medical Records of an Inpatient Medical System in the Mid-South
Beaver College of Health Sciences
Department of Nutrition and Health Care Management
$40,592
Methodist Healthcare Foundation
February 2022