Grants & Awards

2018-19

External Grants

NAMEDEPARTMENTSPONSORPROJECT TITLEAMOUNT
Andrea AndersonFCSThe Children's Council of Watauga CountyLucy Brock CDLP Collaborative with Watauga County Schools$261,600.00
Andrea AndersonFCSNorth Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS)Child and Adult Care Food Program – Lucy Brock Child Development Food Program$9,200.00
Dianne BarberCINorth Carolina Community College System (NCCCS)ABSPD/NCCCS Registration Contract$290,640.00
Dianne BarberCINorth Carolina Community College System (NCCCS)ABSPD/NCCCS Registration Contract Additional Funding$7,500.00
Hunter BoylanLESColumbus State UniversityProposal to Provide Training to the Columbus State University Title III Program$49,456.00
Mel FalckJames CenterJustPax FundAcademy at Middle Fork Sustainability Project $4,830.00
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
Kaaren HayesRESEHigh Country Charitable FoundationParent-to-Parent FSN Program Support: Request for Avery County$4,000.00
Kaaren HayesRESEBlue Ridge Partnership for ChildrenSupport for Families who have Children with Special Needs $20,480.00
Kaaren HayesRESEBlue Ridge Partnership for ChildrenParent Education Additional Funding$1,980.00
David KoppenhaverRESEUNC-Chapel Hill School of MedicineUnderstanding Thinking and Learning Among Students with Significant Disabilities Additional Funding$35,309.00
Bill PeacockOffice of the DeanWAMY Community Action, Inc.R.C.O.E. Early Core Field Experience - Avery Co. Additional Funding$5,000.00
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
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
*NEW* Roma Angel2018-2019 ASU Academy of Outstanding MentorsCratis D. Williams Graduate School (Appalachian)LES2018-2019
Sonja ArdoinACPA Emerging ScholarAmerican College Personnel Association (ACPA)HPC2019-21
Sonja ArdoinSocioeconomic and Class Issues in Higher Education KC Outstanding Service to National Association of Student Personnel Administrators AwardNational Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA)HPC2019
*NEW* Stacey GarrettAlternative Service Experience Outstanding Learning PartnerAppalachian State University (Division of Student Affairs)LES2019
Dominique HammondsACES Supervision AwardAssociation for Counselor Education and SupervisionHPC2018
*NEW* Alecia Jackson2018-2019 100 Scholars AwardCratis D. Williams Graduate School (Appalachian)LES2018-2019
*NEW* Alecia JacksonBoard of Governors Appalachian State University College AwardUNC Board of GovernorsLES2019
N. JordanAward for Academic Freedom and Faculty GovernanceAppalachian's chapter of the American Association of University Professors (AAUP)HPC2018
*NEW* Peter NelsonBoard of Governors Appalachian State University College AwardUNC Board of GovernorsLES2019
Lucy PurgasonChi Sigma Iota Journal of Counselor Leadership and Advocacy Outstanding Article AwardJournal of Counselor Leadership and AdvocacyHPC2019
*NEW* Tracy SmithC. Kenneth McEwin Distinguished Service in Middle Grades Education AwardNorth Carolina Association for Middle Level Education (NCMLE)CI2019
Krista TerryDistinguished FellowInternational Society for Exploring Teaching and LearningLES2018
*NEW* David WileyNSTA Presidential CitationNational Science Teachers Association (NSTA)CI2019

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
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
Lisa GrossOutstanding Service AwardRCOECI2018
Melissa IsaacsOutstanding Staff AwardRCOEJames Center2018
Lucy Brock Child Development Lab SchoolCommunity of Practice AwardRCOEFCS2018
Greg McClureOutstanding Mentoring AwardRCOECI2018
Hannah ReederOutstanding Adjunct or Instructor/Clinical Faculty AwardRCOECI2018 
Gayle TurnerOutstanding Professor (RCOE)Student Government Association Faculty/Staff Appreciation AwardsLES2017-18
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