Awards

The Health Foundation supports Appalachian's 2018 Spooky Duke Race and Costume Contest
May 22, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — The Health Foundation Inc. has provided matching funds for the eighth annual Spooky Duke Race and Costume Contest to take pl...

Appalachian alumnae to serve as park interpreters through NPS funding
May 22, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — The National Park Service has awarded $21,508 in funding for two recent Appalachian State University graduates to serve as interpretiv...

NPS supports Appalachian wildfire mitigation efforts in the Great Smoky Mountains
May 22, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Dr. Mark Spond, who serves as Appalachian State University’s liaison to the National Park Service (NPS), received a total of $6...

NASA grant supports Appalachian's astrochemistry research of disks around forming stars
May 22, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — An interdisciplinary team of professors and scientists has received $132,000 in funding from NASA Mission Directorates to su...

NGS grant funds research of Appalachian's DAGGER team
May 22, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — The geological research of Appalachian State University’s DAGGER (Devonian Anoxia, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Extinction Resear...

Appalachian professor awarded UNC Greensboro funding for BRIDGES project
May 22, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Dr. Lakshmi S. Iyer, along with Drs. Heidi Carlone and Sara Heredia, has received $98,696 in funding from the University of North Caro...

Appalachian interns to provide behavioral health services using US HRSA grant
May 22, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Three faculty members in Appalachian State University’s Department of Human Development Psychological Counseling have been awarded $...

Appalachian awarded N.C. DPS funding for speech-language therapy services
May 22, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Kristin Phillips’ passion for providing speech-language pathology (SLP) services to inmates began in 1996, when she, herself, comple...

Appalachian professor receives CDC grant for research on cognitive decline, caregiving
May 22, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Dr. Erin Bouldin, assistant professor in Appalachian State University’s Department of Health and Exercise Science, has been working ...

Columbus State University awards funding for Appalachian-developed training program
May 22, 2018

BOONE, N.C. — Columbus State University (CSU) in Columbus, Georgia, has awarded $29,186.49 in funding for three Appalachian State Universi...