Faculty Grants

Active in Academic Year 2012-2013

National Peanut Board

Faculty: Emily Cantonwine (Collaborator)
Title: Integrated Management of Tomato Spotted Wilt, Leaf Spot, Rust, White Mold, and CBR in Peanut
Award: $8,000

Georgia Department of Natural Resources

Faculty: Richard Carter
Title: Status Survey and Search Efforts for American Chaffseed (Schwalbea americana) in Georgia; contract funded by Georgia Department of Natural Resources.
Award: $20,000 (2013-2014)

U.S. Army Medical Research Acquisition Agency (USAMRAA)

Faculty: Mitch Lockhart
Title: Gopher tortoise demography study at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia
Award: $14,500

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Faculty: Richard Carter (PI)
Title: Collaborative Research: The GA-VSC Herbaria Collaborative: Phase I of a Statewide Consortium.
Award: $199,336 (2011-2014)

BP/FIO --Gulf Oil Spill Prevention, Response, and Recovery Grants Program

Faculty: James Nienow (Co-investigator)
Title: "Effects of the BP Oil Spill on diatoms, nannoplankton, and related protists at the base of the food chain in the NE Gulf of Mexico."
Award: $170,000 one year 216, 612 (2011-2014)

City of Jacksonville River Accord

Faculty: Gretchen Bielmyer (Investigator)
Title: State of the River report for the Lower St. Johns River Basin: Water Quality Fisheries, Aquatic Life, and Contaminants
Award: $15,487 (2013-2016)

Lowndes County Board of Health / City of Valdosta

Faculty: Mark Blackmore
Title: “Surveillance for West Nile Virus and Other Mosquito-borne Viruses”
Amount: $88,580

U.S. Fisha dn Wildlife Service

Faculty: Joshua Reece
Title: Flordia Grasshopper Sparrow Conservation Genetics
Award: $13,476.93