Sample Proposals for Appalachian State Faculty and Staff

For AppState faculty and staff:

  • The list below is alphabetical by sponsor.
  • Proposals available for immediate download have a link in the rightmost column. Appalachian login credentials are required to access some proposals.
  • Other proposals are available by e-mail request, usually in 3-4 business days.
  • Contact grs@appstate.edu if you would like to request a proposal for a program or sponsor not listed below.

Individuals unaffiliated with Appalachian State University:

  • Proposals marked "Web" in the Source column are freely available online.
  • For legal reasons, all other proposals listed are available only to Appalachian State University faculty and staff for personal reference use. We cannot, under any circumstances, honor requests from individuals unaffiliated with ASU for copies of proposals.
  • Grantspace.org offers an excellent collection of sample proposals to foundations.
  • Most successful proposals to federal funding agencies can be obtained by placing Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request, though agencies may take several months to fill requests.

Sponsor

Program

 Project Title                        

Date of proposal

Source

How to obtain proposal

Department of Agriculture (USDA) Non Land Grant Colleges of Agriculture (NLGCA) Program

Racer Academy of Agriculture: Building a Bridge between Secondary Agricultural Education and Baccalaureate Degrees in Food and Agricultural Sciences

2013 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food Safety and Biosecurity   2013 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Agriculture (USDA) Sustainable Bioenergy Competitive Grants   2011 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Defense Minerva Research Initiative   2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Education College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) CAMP at University of North Georgia  2015 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Education Veterans Upward Bound Targeting The Large Number of Veterans in El Paso and Pueblo counties 2014 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Education (DoEd) Upward Bound Target Area is lower income students in three counties in Minnesota: Benton, Kandiyohi and Stearns 2014 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Education (DoEd) Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions PACTO: Partners Advancing Completion through Transfer Opportunities 2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Education (DoEd) Rehabilitation Long-Term Training Springfield College Master's Degree in Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling 2013 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Education (DoED) Education Technology GlobalEd 2: Efficacy and Replication, Goal 3, Educational Technology 2013 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu
Department of Education (DoED) Personnel Preparation in Special Education, Early Intervention, and Related Services

Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments and Orientation and Mobility: Instructors Personnel Preparation to Meet the Needs of Diverse Learners

and

Speech-language Pathologists School-based Training and Retention for Success 

2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu
Department of Education (DoED) First in the World

 Okra Scholars

2014 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Education (DoED) GEAR UP

 GEAR UP

2011 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Education (DoED) Early Childhood Programs Policy

Using Developmental Science to Design a Computerized Preschool Language Assessment

2011 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Education (DoED) Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need  Spanish and Portuguese 2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Education (DoEd) Minority Science and Engineering Improvement Program (MSEIP) Filling Essential Gaps in the High Needs San Joaquin Valley STEM Degree Pathways 2013 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Education (DoEd) Talent Search  N/A 2011 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Education (DoEd) Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad Program

Senegal: A Window into Francophone Africa for Pre- and In-service Teachers of French and Area Studies

and

South Africa Fieldschool in Intercultural Education in Youth & Community Development

2011 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Education (DoEd) Title III Strengthening Institutions  Gateways to Access 2013 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Campus Suicide Prevention Program

 MSU Connection Initiative

and

Campus Suicide Prevention Program

2013 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Health and Human Services(DHHS) Health Services Research Demonstration and Dissemination Grants (R18)

Impact of Meaningful Use Patient Engagement Objectives in a Multicultural PBRN

2013 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Health and Human Services(DHHS) Nursing Education Practice Quality and Retention

Interprofessional Pediatric Advocacy Program (I-PAP)

and

Bridging the Disparities Gap: Strengthening Community-based Healthcare Delivery in an Urban Setting

and

Interprofessional Collaborative Practice:  The Mercury Courts Model (UD7)

Various GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Nurse Faculty Loan Program

CSU Stanislaus Masters in Nursing Faculty Loan Program

2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Health and Human Services(DHHS) Mental and Behavioral Health Education and Training Program (new name: Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training Program) Meeting the Mental and Behavioral Needs of Underserved Populations in Bronx, NY 2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Health and Human Services(DHHS) Rural Health Network Development Planning Grant Program Hawaii Collaborative Health Initiative 2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu
Department of Health and Human Services(DHHS) AHRQ Small Research Grant R03 Identifying treatment-resistant depression in automated databases 2011 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu
Department of Justice (DOJ) Violence Against Women on Campus Program   2011 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Justice (DOJ) Research and Evaluation on Transnational Issues: Trafficking in Persons, Organized Crime, and Violent Extremism   2013 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Justice(DOJ) Personal Safety Empowerment Partnership Program-Count Me In (PSEPP-CMN)   2013 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Justice(DOJ) Research, Evaluation, and Development Projects Grant Several 2015 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Labor (DOL) Susan Harwood Training Grant Program Leading Causes of Fatalities Related to Lifting Equipment 2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Labor (DOL) H-1B Technical Skills Training Grant Florida HIRE ED: Complete to Compete 2011 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Labor (DOL) Jobs and Innovations Accelerator Challenge Grant Center for Innovation and Enterprise Engagement 2011 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of Labor (DOL) Trade Adjustment Community College Assistance and Career Training Grants

Applied Manufacturing Technology Training Program

And

Cybersecurity Career Pathways

2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Department of State Academic Exchange Program - Undergraduate Study of the U.S. Institute For Student Leaders on New Media in Journalism 2013 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Dreyfus Foundation   Expanding the Palette of Problem Authoring Tools For Online Chemistry Education    2014 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)   Observatory for Ecosystem Changes in Muskegon Lake 2010 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)   Nearshore Health and Nonpoint Source Pollution 2010 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)   The Lake Erie Nearshore and Offshore Nutrient Study 2010 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)   GLIC Implementing Great Lakes Coastal Wetland Monitoring 2010 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Henry Luce Foundation   Clare Boothe Luce Undergraduate Scholarship  2014 GRC  E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Institute of Museum and Library Services National Leadership and Museum Grant Investigating the Value of Nature Centers in Communities 2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Institute of Museum and Library Services National Leadership and Museum Grant A Model for Collaborative Disease Investigation  2012 GRC

E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.

Institute of Museum and Library Services Collections Care/Preservation Training Program for Field Documentation of Ancient Cultural Heritage Texts and Artifacts 2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) NEA GAP: Art Works North American    Review    2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Art Works Music Grants Program

Building the Arts

and

Two-week program in 2012 for talented music students to study jazz   

and others 

2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) ArtPlace Building Imagination in California’s Central Valley    2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Access to Artistic Excellence also known as Art Works Open Book Project - the Iowa Review    Various GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Institutes of Health (NIH) NICDR K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award Investigating oral pathogens virulence within complex oral biofilm communities  2014 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Institutes of Health (NIH) NIH Small Research Grant Program (Parent R03) Immediate and Long-Term Impact of Early-Life Trauma  2013 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Planning Grants for the NIH Building Infrastructure Leading to Diversity (BUILD) Initiative (P20)

Innovative Strategies for URM Pipelines to Biomedical Research Careers

And

BUILDing SCHOLARS 

And otherse

2013 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Insitutes of Health (NIH)

Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant (R21)

R21 Scientific Integrity in Community-Based Participatory Research 

2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Insistutes of Health (NIH)

Look AHEAD

Action for Health Diabetes Continuation (AHEAD-C)

2014 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Study Protocol

Implementing Evidence-Based Treatments for Persistent Back Pain into Primary Care 

2013 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awards for Individual Predoctoral Fellows in Nursing Research (F31)

Emotion regulation in African American women with heart failure 

And

Mechanical Circulatory Support in Patient-Caregiver Dyads: A Longitudinal Study 

And 

Processes of Disease Management and Treatment Use in Adolescent Depression

2013 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Biomedical/Biobehavioral Research Administration Development (BRAD)

  2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Team-Based Design in Biomedical Engineering Education (R25)

Furthering University of Tennessee Undergraduate Research Education (FUTURE) 

And

Immersive Team-Based Design in Undergraduate Bioengineering Education

Various GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Academic Research Enhancement Award (AREA)

CBPR with Immigrant Chinese With Diabetes

And

Formation of Atherosclerotic Tissues

Various GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Education Technology Showcase   2013 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Computational Mathematics   2013 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Perception, Action & Cognition; Decision Risk & Management Sciences   2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Catalyzing New International Collaborations   2013 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) SBIR Phase I   2013 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu
National Science Foundation (NSF) Research and Evaluation on Education in Science and Engineering (REESE)   Various GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Social Psychology Program   Various GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Sustainability Research Networks   2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Cyberlearning: Transforming Education   Various GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Collections in Support of Biological Research   2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Program   Various GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (S-STEM)   Various GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Advanced Technological Education (ATE)   2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Advancing Digitization of Biodiversity Collections   2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Discovery Research K-12 Program   2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Promoting Research and Innovation in Methodologies for Evaluations (PRIME)   2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Major Research Instrumentation   Various GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Energy, Power, and Adaptive Systems   2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Meetings and Conferences grant program   2011 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Robert Noyce Scholarship Program   2011 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) STEM Expansion Program (STEP)   Various GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)   2011 GRC

E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu

National Science Foundation (NSF) NSF ADVANCE   Various GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) NSF ADVANCE IT CATALYST   2012 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Ecology of Infectious Diseases   2010 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Core R&D Programs   2014 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Communications, Circuits, & Sensing Systems   2014 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Hydrologic Sciences Program   2010 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Transforming Undergraduate Education in STEM - Type 1 Project   2014 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Ethics Education in Science and Engineering Program   2011 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Science, Technology, and Society   2011 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Research in Undergraduate Institutions (RUI)   2010 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
National Science Foundation (NSF) Molecular Biophysics   2013 GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.
Neighborhood Connections The Griot Project Griot Artistic Outreach 2012 Grantspace.org Website
Spencer Foundation   High School Arts Education and Academic Success: The Access of At-Risk Students and the Impact of Participation 2011  GRC E-mail a request to grs@appstate.edu.


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