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August 2021 Sponsored Program Activity

Congratulations! The following UTC Faculty and Staff have attracted $2,208,320 in external grant and contract awards: Dr. Christopher Acuff (Political Science and Public Service) has received $47,239 from the City of Chattanooga for the project entitled, “Research and Educational Services by UTC Department of Political Science & Public Service Professors.” Dr. Keith Bridges (Educational Opportunity Center) has received $313,131 from the U.S. Department of Education for the project entitled,

July 2021 Sponsored Program Activity

Congratulations! The following UTC Faculty and Staff have attracted $5,075,031 in external grant and contract awards: Twyler Boykin (Center for Community Career Education) has received $297,601 from the US Department of Education for the project entitled, “Upward Bound Math & Science.” Dr. Ricki Dierenfeldt (Social, Cultural and Justice Studies) in collaboration with the Chattanooga Police Department has received $161,074 from the US Department of Justice for the project entitled,

June 2021 Sponsored Program Activity

Congratulations! The following UTC Faculty and Staff have attracted $346,901 in external grant and contract awards: Angela Dittmar (Arts-Based Collaborative) has requested and received $802 from the City of Chattanooga for the project entitled, “Workshop Instructors for the City’s Early Head Start Program.” Dr. Lucien Ellington & Jeffrey Melnik (School of Education) have requested and received $48,442 from the Freeman Foundation for the project entitled, “Freeman Foundation Teacher Professional

May 2021 Sponsored Program Activity

Congratulations! The following UTC Faculty and Staff have attracted $1,583,922 in external grant and contract awards: Dr. Belinda Lee (Upward Bound) has received $359,824 from the US Dept. of Education for the project entitled, “UTC Upward Bound Program.” Bryan Lane (WUTC) has received $140,314 from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting for the project entitled, “American Rescue Plan Act Stabilization Grant – Award Acceptance.” Dr. Renee Murley (School of Education)