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2016-2017 Projects Awarded QEP Funding

Crossover Grants

These grant projects include at least two of the four QEP HIP areas (internships, service-learning, study abroad, and undergraduate research). 

Title of Project Principle Investigator # of Students Involved Total $ Awarded

HIPs in Nursing Education

Tamara Robertson

10

$11,800

African American Male HIP Initiative

Marcelius Braxton

3

$5,000

Promoting Student Engagement Presenting Research at TN Annual Lab Conference

Jane Semler

20

$3,150

Service Learning Study Abroad London - Communications in Organizations

Tracy Nichols

18

$3,850

Southern Sociological Society Undergraduate Presentation

William Brooks

2

$1,955 


New HIP Proposals - Fall 2016 Call

Faculty, staff and students applied for QEP grant funds to enhance existing or create new high-impact practice experiences for APSU students. These projects had to relate to one of the four QEP HIP areas: internships, service-learning, study abroad or undergraduate research. 

Title of Project Principle Investigator # of Students Involved Total $ Awarded

Women in Leadership

Lorneth Peters

6

$9,225

Minority Groups in Research

Lorneth Peters

4

$9,400

Supporting Middle School Students through Mathematics

Rebecca Darrough

7

$1,850

Bridge Across Cultures

Miguel Ruiz-Alvarez

19

$5,800

Criminal Justice Study Abroad Ireland

Christopher Wright

19

$10,000

TN Theatre Conference Workshop - The English Dialect: More than a Mouthful

Talon Beeson

1

$558

QEP Study Abroad HIP Scholarships

Marissa Chandler

22

$11,000


New HIP Proposals - Spring 2017 Call

Faculty, staff and students applied for QEP grant funds to enhance existing or create new high-impact practice experiences for APSU students. These projects had to relate to one of the four QEP HIP areas: internships, service-learning, study abroad or undergraduate research. 

Title of Project Principle Investigator # of Students Involved

Total $ Awarded

Antigua and Barbuda Excursions

Amy Thompson

5

$4,680

APSU Dance Tour to West Virginia

Marcus Hayes

6

$2,020

Art in Rome Study Abroad Summer 2017

Tamara Smithers, Paul Collins

13

$5,000

Center for Excellence in Creative Arts Intern Engagement Plan

Janice Crews, Jessa Brown

1

$500

Chamber Singers Tour

Korre Foster

26

$2,500

Computer Science Summer Internship

Tracy Comer, Leong Lee

1

$1,650

Exploring Cultures & Discovering Ourselves: Quebec, A Francophone Experience in the Heart of North America

Karen Sorenson

6

$5,000

Hospitality Industry Internship Scholarships

Kathryn Woods

3

$4,165

Student-Athlete Experiential Opportunities

Amy McCollum

3

$5,000

Summer Internships in Washington D.C.

Matthew Kenney

2

$4,000

Vanderbilt Experiences: Student Nurse Internship Program (VESNIP)

Amy Hamlin

16

$4,992