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Jul-22 Simmons, Kimberly National Park Service/DOI Ethnographic Overview and Assessment of Charles Pinckney National Historic Site and Fort Sumter and Fort
Moultrie National Historical Park
Jul-22 Morris, James Maryland Environmental Service Model Evaluation of Poplar Island Responses to Rising Sea Level $59,689  
Jul-22 Morris, James NSF Collaborative Research: Not all nitrogen is created equal: Quantifying the effects of different nitrogen forms on
marsh persistence.
Jul-22 Smith, Erik National Ocean Service/NOAA/DOC North Inlet - Winyah Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve FY22 Operations Award $780,500  
Jul-22 Krizek, Beth NSF Transcriptional control of growth regulatory modules by AIL transcription factors $549,151  
Jul-22 Wang, Qian Integrated Micro-Chromatography Systems, Inc. Synthesis of Starting Materials of Glycolipids and Gangliosides $16,320  
Jul-22 Metcalfe, Christi
North Carolina Office of Indigent Defense Services
The availability of indigent defense in North Carolina and its relationship with local jail populations and pretrial
case decisions
Jul-22 Ellis, Jean Slocum-Lunz Topographic analysis of dunes along a managed coast $1,200  
Jul-22 Hiscox, April NSF Collaborative Research: Understanding Interactions between Mesoscale and Microscale Flows in the Stable
Boundary Layer over Shallow Terrain
Jul-22 Donaldson, Bobby National Park Service/DOI Cooperative Agreement between the Department of the Interior/National Park Service and the Center for Civil
Rights History and Research: Programmatic Activities for the CRC
Jul-22 Matthews, Marty NHPRC
The Papers of William Short: A Digital Selective Documentary Edition
Jul-22 McQuillin, Samuel The Duke Foundation Strengthening and Expanding School Mental Health by Integrating Community Mentors in School Problem
Solving Teams
Jul-22 Roberts, Jane NIH/NIMH
Autonomic and Sensory Dysfunctions in FMR1 Conditions: Development, Mechanisms and Consequences
Jul-22 Dragovic, Besim NSF Collaborative Research: Rodingites as Recorders of Tectonic Processes from the Seafloor to Convergence: A
case study of the Dun Mountain Ophiolite Belt
Jul-22 Meyer-Gutbrod, Erin University of St. Andrews/DOI Assessing Population Effects of Offshore Wind Development on North Atlantic Right Whales $14,833  
Aug-22 Fu, Zhengqing NSF Coordination of Plant Growth and Defense Through Key Regulators in Salicylic Acid and Brassinosteroid
Aug-22 Hollis, Brian NSF Experimental speciation and the genomics of reinforcement in Drosophila $383,432  
Aug-22 Wang, Qian NSF MRI: Acquisition of the MALDI-MS rapifleX system as an analytical tool to support multidisciplinary research at
University of South Carolina
Aug-22 Cutter, Susan South Carolina Office of Resilience Assessment of Resilience Best Practices and Metrics in support of State Resilience Planning Efforts $65,000  
Aug-22 Dow, Kirstin Richland County Conservation Commission Heat Mapping in Richland County $6,250  
Aug-22 Hiscox, April  Application Insight, LLC/USDA Radar-based Spray Drift Detection and Quantification System $23,053  
Aug-22 Schulz, Constance NHPRC The South Carolina Revolutionary Era Pinckney Papers Projects: Preserving the Digital Research Assets of Two Digital Documentary Editions - Final Year $100,000  
Aug-22 Binev, Peter NSF Foundations of Computational Mathematics Conference – FoCM 2023 $49,500  
Aug-22 Sun, Yi NSF Hybrid Kinetic Monte Carlo Methods with Applications in Biofabrication and Epidemics $176,321  
Aug-22 Federico, Alexis NICHD/NIH Infant Predictors of ADHD and ASD Symptomology $125,721  
Aug-22 Hudac, Caitlin Simons Foundation BioGENE Study at the Simons Searchlight 2022 Family Meeting $15,000  
Aug-22 Quattlebaum, Mary NIH Integrating Family Resilience and Cultural Assets to Inform the LEADS Health Promotion Trial with African
American Families
Aug-22 Weist, Mark SC Dept. of Health and Human Services Development and Implementation of a SC School Behavioral Health Academy $3,224,526  
Aug-22 Fisher, John SC Dept. of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Phase I Survey of a 20-acre Tract for the River Falls Access Area, Greenville County, South Carolina $14,829  
Aug-22 Fuente, David NSF Collaborative Research: NNA Research: Meq unguvatkarput (water is our livelihood) - building community
resilience for the future
Aug-22 Habing, Brian National Institute of Statistical Sciences IPA for NISS Associate Director for Education Activities and Research $74,528  
Aug-22 Milling Stephanie SC Arts Commission Culturally Responsive Dance Pedagogy as a Vehicle for SEL and Responding to Learning Loss in Dance
Sep-22 Senner, Nathan Science Mission Directorate/NASA Multi-Source Detection and Monitoring of Ephemeral Shorebird Habitats in an Agricultural Prairie System $92,564  
Sep-22 Welshhans, Kristy Whitehall Foundation, Inc. Coordinated control of local translation mediates brain development $100,000  
Sep-22 Chen, Donna Department of Energy Design of New Catalysts for the Generation of Clean H2 from Liquid Organic Hydrogen Carriers: Dehydrogenation
of Methylcyclohexane on Bimetallic Catalysts
Sep-22 Stefik, Morgan Department of Energy Understanding the Role of Defects to Accelerate Wadsley-Roth Niobates for Long-Duration Energy Storage $850,000  
Sep-22 Cutter, Susan Society of Woman Geographers Fellowship Agreement for Sarah L. Jackson $12,000  
Sep-22 Cutter, Susan NASA Identification of Disadvantaged and Low-Capacity Communities Subject to Wildfire Risks $120,000  
Sep-22 Lekan, Thomas National Humanities Center “Conservation by Slaughter”: Wildlife Utilization and the African Origins of Sustainable Development $40,000  
Sep-22 Brown, Michelle NIH/NICHD Beneficial or Fostering Future struggles (B.F.F.s)? Characterizing the Role of Friends in the Developmental
Trajectory of Maltreated Adolescent
Sep-22 Shinkareva, Svetlana The REAM Foundation dba Misophonia Research Fund An fMRI Investigation of Mental Imagery and Visual Correlates of Triggers in Misophonia $400,000  
Sep-22 Weist, Mark University of Florida/PCORI Equity-Enhancements to Reduce Disproportionate Unmet Mental Health Need of African American Children $43,348  
Sep-22 Smith, Steven South Carolina Battleground Trust Archaeological Recovery At Camden Battlefield $87,646  
Oct-22 Morris, James Marine Biological Laboratory/NSF LTER: Plum Island Ecosystems, the impact of changing landscapes and climate on interconnected coastal
Oct-22 Twiss, Jeffery SC Research Foundation (SCRF)/Adelson Medical Research Foundation Targeting Axon Intrinsic Pathways to Accelerate Regeneration and Promote Neuroprotection $391,712  
Oct-22 Richardson, Susan Clemson University/USGS/DOI Identifying PFAS Hotspots in Surface Waters of South Carolina Using a New Optimized Total Organic Fluorine
Oct-22 Shustova, Natalia US Department of Energy (DOE) Organometallic Catalysis from Molecular Catalysts Non-Covalently Confined in Metal-Organic Frameworks $225,000  
Oct-22 Jordan, Donald National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)/DOD USC 2023 Center for Science Education, Junior Science & Humanities Symposium (JSHS) $28,252  
Oct-22 He, Siming NSF Topics in Mathematical Biology and Fluid Mechanics (Transferred Award) $123,611  
Oct-22 Pershin, Yuriy University of California San Diego/NSF RAISE: MemComputing: from software to hardware $373,518  
Oct-22 Hudac, Caitlin GRIN2B Foundation Linking Brain and Behavior: A GRIN2B Biomarker $7,508  
Nov-22 Strosnider, William Clemson Univ (SC Water Resources Center) Quantifying ecological responses following floating treatment wetland application in brackish stormwater ponds $33,545  
Nov-22 Li, Jie National Organization for Rare Disorders Improving PMP models for pre-clinical testing and evaluating PMP-associated bacterial functional metabolites in
PMP progression and treatment
Nov-22 Shimizu, Ken Petroleum Research Fund/ACS Hydrogen bonding protecting groups $110,000  
Nov-22 Ellis, Jean NSF RAPID: Impacts and recovery of natural and managed coastal dunes on a South Carolina barrier island from
Hurricane Ian
Nov-22 Donaldson, Bobby National Park Service/DOI NPS AACR: Booker T. Washington High School Auditorium Building $500,000  
Nov-22 Elfenbein, Jessica SC Humanities/NEH Wood Basket of the World: Lumbering, Manufacturing, and Conserving South Carolina's Forests $2,000  
Nov-22 Wang, Zhu UC San Diego/ONR Nonlinear Hamiltonian and Lagrangian Model Reduction for Ocean Simulation and Tethered Air-Surface Vehicle
Nov-22 Przybysz, Jane SC Arts Commission SCAC Folklife Partnership Grant Renewal $70,517  
Nov-22 King, Adam SC Dept. of Transportation Administrative Services for ArchSite II, 2022-2024 $139,877  
Nov-22 Barra, Monica Social Science Research Council/Wallace Foundation SSRC Arts Research with Communities of Color (ARCC) Fellowship $70,000  
Nov-22 Frost, Daniel NSF Collaborative Research: RAPID: Capturing the Elgin-Lugoff earthquake swarm with a dense nodal array $7,390  
Nov-22 Henderson-Platt, Andrea Rice University/The Issachar Fund Science and Religion of the Human Body $42,054  
Dec-22 Morris, James University of Georgia/NOAA NOAA ESLR - Sub to University of Georgia $39,102  
Dec-22 Smith, Erik NOAA/DOC Building Capacity at the North Inlet – Winyah Bay NERR for conservation and restoration infrastructure projects $188,675  
Dec-22 Armstrong, Alissa Silicon Valley Community Foundation Improving DEI via investigating the role of inter-organ communication in whole-organism responses to diet $1,150,000  
Dec-22 Ge, Ting NSF CAREER: Molecular Modeling of Ring Polymer Mechanics - Expanding Applicability of Ring Polymer $516,622  
Dec-22 Petti, Roberto CERN Neutrino Group CERN Project Continuation (Neutrino Platform) $40,000  
Dec-22 Coffman, Donna Temple University/NIH mHealth-based Just-In-Time Intervention to Improve Physical Activity Microrandomized Trial $116,249  
Dec-22 Coffman, Donna Temple University/NIH Behavioral and Biological Rhythms in Children's Obesity-Related Health Disparities SEARCH $92,300  
Dec-22 Coffman, Donna Temple University/DoD Development of a Sensor-Based Movement Biomarker to Capture Upper Extremity Use $32,000  
Dec-22 Smith, Courtnie SC Dept of Mental Health John H. Magill School Mental Health Certificate Program $9,650  
Jan-23 Morris, James UNC Wilmington/NOAA "Coastal Resilience: Evaluating Risk of Tidal Marsh Inundation and Monetizing Services to Prioritize Management
Actions (Part 2)"
Jan-23 Li, Jie National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER: Enzymatic sulfur incorporation and modification in the biosynthesis of natural products $865,975  
Jan-23 Crocker, Holly Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Civic Engagement, Voting Rights, and the Founding Documents at the University of South Carolina $500,000  
Jan-23 Kulkarni, Varsha NASA / Space Telescope Science Institute (James Webb Space Telescope) Probing Silicate and Carbonaceous Dust and Ice in Distant Galaxies with Mid-IR Spectroscopy of Quasars with Foreground 2175 A Absorbers $167,376  
Jan-23 Coffman, Donna National Cancer Institute (NCI)/NIH Developing Methodology to examine causal mediation of Time-Varying Effects in Smoking Cessation Treatments $144,610  
Jan-23 Edmunds, Sarah Chan Med School Worcester - University of Massachusetts/NIMH/NIH Improving the Part C Early Intervention Service Delivery System for Children with ASD: A Randomized Clinical Trial
Jan-23 Hudac, Caitlin University of Alabama Birmingham/NIDA/NIH HEALthy Brain and Child Development Study at UAB and UA $45,834  
Jan-23 DePratter, Chester Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, SC/DOD Artifact Analysis and Curation Services - MCRD Parris Island Museum $99,540  
Jan-23 King, Adam SC Department of Natural Resources - Heritage Trust Program Archaeological Testing at Spanish Mount $8,500  
Jan-23 Ryker, Katherine National Science Foundation (NSF) Collaborative Research: Quantifying the extent of student learning and affect associated with observed levels of instructional reform $119,548  
Jan-23 White, Scott Savannah River Nuclear Solutions/DOE Support of the South Carolina Seismic Monitoring Network $69,668  
Feb-23 Senner, Nathan Universidad Austral de Chile/U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service/DOI Revealing Unknown Links in the Life Cycle of Shorebirds $39,490  
Feb-23 Cutter, Susan Virginia Polytechnic Institute and
State University (Virginia Tech)/Feeding America
Strengthening Charitable Food Systems Capability $51,400  
Feb-23 Tan, Changhui National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER: Nonlocal partial differential equations in collective dynamics and fluid flow $404,193  
Feb-23 Becker, Kimberly William T. Grant Foundation Addressing Conceptual and Pragmatic Challenges to Measuring Use of Research Evidence In Children’s
Mental Healthcare by Leveraging Clinical Documentation
Feb-23 Serang, Sarfaraz Utah State University/NIAAA/NIH Longitudinal Impacts of Pandemic-Induced Disruptions on Adolescent Siblings’ and Parents’ Alcohol Use: A
Family Life Course Perspective
Feb-23 King, Adam SC Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) Spanish Mount Archaeological Artifact Processing SC $5,804  
Feb-23 Whitehead, Dustin SC Film Commission - SC Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism The South Carolina Film Training Partnership (GOS - Get on Set) $150,000  
Mar-23 Snyder, Maeve University of Georgia/NOAA/DOC Evaluating risk of tidal marsh inundation and monetizing services to prioritize management actions $6,643  
Mar-23 Reisman, David Children's Leukemia Research
Mechanism of a p53 intron-encoded lncRNA in maintaining the undifferentiated and proliferative state of
myeloid leukemia cells.
Mar-23 Welshhans, Kristy National Institute of Neurological
Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)/NIH
Regulating axon guidance through local translation at adhesions $1,872,670  
Mar-23 Alpert, Geoffrey Charleston Police Department/City of
Charleston Police Department Racial Bias Audit Implementation: A Proposal to Conduct a Formal, External
Review and Assessment (ERA) of Progress
Mar-23 Li, Zhenlong University of Michigan/NIA/NIH Consortium Coordinating Center for Social, Behavioral, and Economic Research on COVID-19 $29,948  
Mar-23 Liu, Jiang National Science Foundation (NSF) DDRI: The Semantic Effect on the Processing of Emotional Prosody in Mandarin Chinese: A
Neurolinguistic Study" (Cheng Xiao)
Mar-23 Hudac, Caitlin University of Alabama/NIMH/NIH Evaluation of the Underlying Structure of Adolescent Social Attention $82,283  
Mar-23 Mitchem, Stephanie South Carolina Humanities/NEH Women and Gender Studies: Past into Future $8,670  
Mar-23 Fisher, John Cultural & Heritage Museums, York
County, South Carolina
2023 Watts Cemetery Survey, Historic Brattonsville, SC $4,847  
Mar-23 King, Adam SC Parks, Recreation & Tourism Archaeological Investigations at Rose Hill Plantation $22,590  
Mar-23 Smith, Steven The Chickasaw Nation Archaeological Survey of the Koni Aawaa', Tupelo, MS $5,980  
Apr-23 King, Adam SC Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) Cultural Resources Survey of Goodwill Plantation $47,930  
Apr-23 Pinckney, James NSF Collaborative Research: THE BENTHIC MICROALGAL SUBSIDY IN ESTUARINE ECOSYSTEMS $844,365  
Apr-23 Stone, Joshua NSF Collaborative research: Ecological and biogeochemical role of Rhizaria in the oligotrophic ocean $406,981  
Apr-23 Andersen, Tia NSF Understanding How Mentoring Can Disrupt the School-to-Prison Pipeline and Promote Positive Youth Development $403,569  
Apr-23 Li, Zhenlong South Carolina Department of Social Services (SCDSS) Accessibility Analysis and Visualization of the Children and Youth Foster Care in South Carolina $34,479  
Apr-23 Coffman, Donna Drexel University/NIDDK/NIH Mindfulness and Acceptance-Based Interventions for Obesity $69,100  
Apr-23 Frost, Daniel NSF Collaborative Research: Investigating Inner Core Evolution through multi-scale seismic investigation and

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