Awards

The Paleontological Society funds Appalachian research on the impact global anoxia played in the Late Devonian mass extinction
Jul 19, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Using a $5,000 grant awarded by The Paleontological Society, Appalachian State University’s Dr. Cole Edwards and his team of st...

Rumple Memorial Presbyterian Church supports Parent to Parent FSN-HC fund for medically fragile infants and children
Jul 19, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — The Rumple Memorial Presbyterian Church in Blowing Rock has awarded Appalachian State University’s Kaaren Hayes $3,000 in ...

IDEA funds second annual Vietnamese Summer Academy at Appalachian
Jul 19, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — The second Vietnamese Summer Academy (VSA) at Appalachian State University — a four-week study abroad program for middle and high sc...

NCDA&CS grant supports Appalachian research of biochar to increase crop yields at local farm
Jun 28, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Thanks to a $98,599 grant from the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (NCDA&CS), a team of professors ...

Appalachian supports students with learning differences through grant-funded College STAR project
May 22, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — As part of Appalachian State University’s participation in the grant-funded College STAR (Supporting Transition Access and Retention...

Appalachian awarded continued NSF funding for rainfall variability research
May 22, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Dr. Peter Soulé’s research, which analyzes rainfall variability in the U.S.’s Southeast Atlantic Coastal Region (SACR) by examini...

Reoxcyn Discoveries Group funds Appalachian research of caffeine and flavonoid's effects on resting metabolic rate
May 22, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Does ingesting a combination of caffeine and flavonoids boost a woman’s resting metabolic rate? A $89,214 grant to Appalachian State...

NSF grant funds Appalachian research on ecological diversification of sponges in the Caribbean
May 22, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Thanks to a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant, Dr. Cara Fiore, visiting assistant professor in Appalachian State Unive...

Macrosystems Biology, Early NEON Science grant supports biodiversity mapping in eastern US
May 22, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University’s Dr. Jessica Mitchell has received a Macrosystems Biology Early Career Award, which includes $288,851 ...

ORAU awards funding for Appalachian Carbon Research Group workshop
May 22, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — The Appalachian Carbon Research Group (ACRG) — an interdisciplinary group of faculty, staff and students at Appalachian State Univer...