Fall 2012 STEP Awards

Fall 2012 STEP Awards

For the Fall 2012 cycle, twenty-two (22) awards totaling $507,373.80 were funded by the University of Louisiana at Lafayette Student Technology Enhancement Program (STEP).  Of the those proposals funded, seven (7) will have an annual sustainability fund impact of $40,100.00 (average $5,728.57/project).

The highest rated (by the STEP Council in rank order H-L) proposals for the cycle included: Critical Replacement of Computers for ENGL Labs, Computer Server Equipment, SMART Classrooms in Chemistry, BRAINFUSE Online Tutoring Grant, Installation of Smart Classroom Podium in Clyde L. Rougeau Hall Rm 332, and EK Long UWIN Network.  Funded grant scores ranged from (H-L) 83.65 to 64.90.  Other interesting awards included: Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) for Undergraduate Students: School of Computing and Informatics, Hands-on Science Tools, Network Computer Algebra System Licenses for Mathematics Classroom Lab, A High-Speed Camera to Visualize and Analyze Very Rapid Motions, and The UL Coastal Sustainability Studio: A Student Research and Instruction Lab for Interdisciplinary Education.

The following table and graph illustrate this cycle's awards by College/Division and budget by category: 

Awards by College/Division

College of Sciences4
College of the Arts3
College of Education3
College of Liberal Arts2

Coastal Sustainability Studio, Institute for Coastal Ecology & Engineering

Office of the Vice President for Research1
Office of Disability Services1
University of Louisiana at Lafayette Police Department1
The Career Counseling Center and Career Services1
College of Engineering1
Microscopy Center1
Academic Success Center1


Award Budget Summary 

STEP Fall 2012 Budget by Category
















To review the list of the funded grants, please use the link below to navigate to the awards list page.  Once there, click on the title of each proposal to review the summary information and access the detail proposal.  Note: All proposals are formatted in Adobe Acrobat PDF format.

Fall 2012 Awards List