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Office of the Vice President for Research

New Monthly Grant Awards Report: July 2022

The Office of the Vice President for Research is pleased to share our monthly report listing new grant awards UofSC faculty researchers across the university system received between Friday, July 1 and Sunday, July 31, 2022. Please note that some awards received toward the end of that period might have missed the reporting cut-off. In such cases, the award will be listed in the next monthly report. Our office is proud to share these successes with the university research community. Please join us in congratulating our excellent researchers on their new grant awards.

Get the July 2022 New Grant Awards Report (pdf).


Summary of Large July 2022 Grant Awards

PI Name

PI College/Dept.

Award Title



Donaldson, Bobby College of Arts and Sciences - History 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   National Park Service/DOI $3,362,100
Roberts, Jane College of Arts and Sciences - Psychology Autonomic and Sensory Dysfunctions in FMR1 Conditions: Development, Mechanisms and Consequences National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)/NIH $3,215,991
Klusek, Jessica Arnold School of Public Health - Communication Sci & Disorders Aging Symptom Trajectories in Mother Carriers of the FMR1 Premutation National Institutes of Health (NIH) $2,900,521
Rotholz, David School of Medicine - MDC Ctr Disability Resources South Carolina University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Administration on Community Living/HHS $2,888,675
Magwood, Gayenell College of Nursing - Nursing Improving the Collaborative Health of Minority COVID-19 Survivor & Carepartner Dyads Through Interventions Targeting Social and Structural Health Inequities Department of Health and Human Services/NIH $2,569,489
Smith, Erik College of Arts and Sciences - Baruch Institute North Inlet - Winyah Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve FY22 Operations Award National Ocean Service (NOS)/NOAA/DOC $780,500
Smithwick, Julie Arnold School of Public Health - Center for Community Health Alignment Community Health Worker Institute Phase Two Proposal BCBSFSC SC Research Foundation (SCRF)/BCBS Foundation of SC $600,000
McQuillin, Samuel College of Arts and Sciences - Psychology Strengthening and Expanding School Mental Health by Integrating Community Mentors in School Problem Solving Teams USC Educational Foundation/The Duke  $580,000
Krizek, Beth College of Arts and Sciences - Biological Sciences Transcriptional control of growth regulatory modules by AIL transcription factors National Science Foundation (NSF)  $549,151
Gower, Robert College of Engineering & Computing - Chemical Engineering CAREER: Biomaterial Implants to Control Adipose Tissue Function National Science Foundation (NSF)  $500,000


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