Grants & Awards

2018-19

External Grants

NAMEDEPARTMENTSPONSORPROJECT TITLEAMOUNT
Dianne BarberCINorth Carolina Community College System (NCCCS)ABSPD/NCCCS Registration Contract$290,640.00
*NEW* Hunter BoylanLESColumbus State UniversityProposal to Provide Training to the Columbus State University Title III Program$49,456.00
Kaaren HayesRESEVaya HealthFamily Support Services$10,947.00
Kaaren HayesRESEUnited Way of High CountryParent-to-Parent FSN Program Support$2,894.00
Kaaren HayesRESEUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel HillSupporting Families with Children who have Special Needs$12,725.00
Kaaren HayesRESEValle Country FairParent-to-Parent FSN Program Support$2,500.00
*NEW* Kaaren HayesRESEHigh Country Charitable FoundationParent-to-Parent FSN Program Support: Request for Avery County$4,000.00
Paul WallaceLESUS Department of EducationIndonesian Culture and Heritage: A Group Projects Abroad Seminar for Appalachian Educators$79,835.00

External Grants (Co-PI)

NAMEDEPARTMENTSPONSORPROJECT TITLEROLEAMOUNT
*NEW* Jennifer McGeeCINational Science FoundationThe Appalachian High Achievers in STEM (S-STEM)Co-PI (grant housed in College of Arts & Sciences)$999,983.78

Awards

NAMEAWARDAGENCYDEPARTMENTYEAR
Dominique HammondsACES Supervision AwardAssociation for Counselor Education and SupervisionHPC2018
N. JordanAward for Academic Freedom and Faculty GovernanceAppalachian's chapter of the American Association of University Professors (AAUP)HPC2018
Krista TerryDistinguished FellowInternational Society for Exploring Teaching and LearningLES2018

2017-18

External Grants

NAMEDEPARTMENTSPONSORPROJECT TITLEAMOUNT
Andrea AndersonFCSThe Children's Council of Watauga CountyLucy Brock CDLP Collaborative with Watauga County Schools$77,420.00
Dianne BarberCINorth Carolina Community College System (NCCCS)ABSPD/NCCCS Registration Contract$407,295.00
Hunter BoylanLES/NCDEColumbus State UniversityProviding Professional Development Services to Columbia State University$29,186.49
Karen BroomeRCOENorth Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI)Special Education-Grants to States ProLEAS 18-19 (Exceptional Children Program Consultant)$243,033.38
Karen CaldwellHPCDHHS Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training (BHWET)$417,472.00
Kaaren HayesRESEBlue Ridge Partnership for ChildrenParent Education$4,752.00
Kaaren HayesRESEVaya HealthVaya Health $10,947.00
Kaaren HayesRESE Valle Country FairParent to Parent $4,000.00
Kaaren HayesRESE University of North Carolina at Chapel HillSupporting Families with Children who have Special Needs$12,725.00
Kaaren HayesRESE The High Country Charitable Foundation, Inc.Parent to Parent: Request for Avery County $4,000.00
Kaaren HayesRESE United Way of High CountryParent-to-Parent FSN Program Support$1,191.00 
Kaaren HayesRESE Blue Ridge Partnership for ChildrenSupport to Families who have Children with Special Needs$20,320.00 
Kaaren HayesRESE United Way of High CountryParent-to-Parent FSN Program Support$2,415.00
Kaaren HayesRESEThe Health Foundation, Inc.Spooky Duke$10,000.00
Kaaren HayesRESERumple Memorial Presbyterian ChurchSydney Powell Fund for Infants and Children who are Medically Fragile$1,000.00
David KoppenhaverRESEUNC-Chapel Hill School of MedicineUnderstanding Thinking and Learning Among Students with Significant Disabilities$34,243.00
Bill PeacockRCOEWAMY Community Action, Inc.R.C.O.E. Early Core Field Experience - Avery Co.$5,000.00

Awards

NAMEAWARDAGENCYDEPARTMENTYEAR
*NEW* Chrystal DeanOutstanding Administrator AwardRCOECI2018
Justin GarwoodDivision of Research Early Career Publication AwardCouncil for Exceptional ChildrenRESE2018
Justin GarwoodOutstanding Early Career Award in Teacher PreparationNC Teacher Education DivisionRESE2018
*NEW* Lisa GrossOutstanding Service AwardRCOECI2018
*NEW* Melissa IsaacsOutstanding Staff AwardRCOEJames Center2018
*NEW* Lucy Brock Child Development Lab SchoolCommunity of Practice AwardRCOEFCS2018
*NEW* Greg McClureOutstanding Mentoring AwardRCOECI2018
*NEW* Hannah ReederOutstanding Adjunct or Instructor/Clinical Faculty AwardRCOECI2018 
*NEW* Gayle TurnerOutstanding Professor (RCOE)Student Government Association Faculty/Staff Appreciation AwardsLES2017-18
*NEW* Rachel WilsonOutstanding Teaching AwardRCOECI2018

2016-17

External Grants

NAMEDEPARTMENTSPONSORPROJECT TITLEAMOUNT
Karen BroomeRCOEU.S. Department of EdProLEAs 17-18 (Exceptional Children Regional Consultant)$237,579.00
Dianne BarberCINorth Carolina Community College System (NCCCS)ABSPD/NCCCS Registration Contract$83,095.00
Kaaren HayesRESE UNC-CH School of Social WorkState Appropriations FSN 2016-2017$2,788.00
Kaaren HayesRESE Rumple Memorial Presbyterian ChurchSydney Powell Fund for Infants and Children who are Medically Fragile$1,500.00
Kaaren HayesRESE The Health Foundation, Inc.Spooky Duke$9,000.00
Kaaren HayesRESESmoky Mountain Center for Mental Health Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse ServicesSmoky Mountain$10,947.00
Kaaren HayesRESEThe High Country Charitable Foundation, Inc.Request for Avery County$3,000.00
Vachel MillerLESUSAID Research & Exchanges Board (IREX)Kurdistan Leadership Training Project$18,573.00
Andrea Watson AndersonLucy BrockNorth Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) Adult Care Food ProgramLucy Brock Child Development Food Program$9,911.74
Andrea Watson AndersonLucy BrockNCDHHS Division of Child DevelopmentLucy Brock CDLP Collaborative with Watauga County Schools$84,980.00
Christina Marie RosenHPCDHHS Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)Clinical Mental Health Counseling Interns Providing Behavioral Health Services for Children, Adolescents, and Transitional Age Youth in Rural Appalachian Communities$285,560.00

Awards

NAMEAWARDAGENCYDEPARTMENTYEAR
Eric GroceOutstanding Teaching AwardRCOECI2017
Jeff GoodmanOutstanding Professor (RCOE)Faculty/Staff Appreciation AwardsCI2016-17
Leslie BradburyAppalachian State University Campus Teaching Excellence AwardAppalachian State UniversityCI2017
Lisa PolingOutstanding Service AwardRCOECI2017
Tracy SmithBoard of Governors Award for Excellence in TeachingUNC Board of GovernorsCI2017
Dominique HammondsCreativity and Innovations in Counseling AwardNorth Carolina Counseling AssociationHPC2017
Brandy BrysonOutstanding Scholarship/Creative Achievement AwardRCOELES2017
Hunter BoylanConference Appreciation Award (for service in planning and participating)National Association for Developmental Education's (NADE)LES2017
Paul WallaceAppalachian Innovation Scholars Program (AISP)Appalachian State University (Chancellor's Office)LES2017
Aftynne CheekAward for Innovative Use of Technology in a Thesis/Master's Production or DissertationUNCG Graduate SchoolRESE2016
Brooke HardinGraduate Student Service AwardCratis D. Williams Graduate School (Appalachian)RESE2016-17
Brooke HardinOutstanding Adjunct or Instructor/Clinical Faculty AwardRCOERESE2017
Brooke HardinRonald and Kathie Zigli Research AwardCratis D. Williams Graduate School (Appalachian)RESE2016-17
Cate SmithResearch Article of the YearCouncil for Exceptional Children's (CEC) Technology and Media Division (TAM)RESE2017
Darrell MorrisDistinguished Graduate Faculty AwardCratis D. Williams Graduate School (Appalachian)RESE2016-17
Dave Koppenhaver100 Scholars Research AwardCratis D. Williams Graduate School (Appalachian)RESE2016-17
Dave KoppenhaverOutstanding Mentoring AwardRCOERESE2017
Anna WardAppalachian Innovation Scholars Program (AISP)Appalachian State University (Chancellor's Office)SDAP2017