Spring 2013 STEP Awards

Spring 2013 STEP Awards

For the Spring 2013 cycle, nineteen (19) awards totaling $376,812.60 were funded by the University of Louisiana at Lafayette Student Technology Enhancement Program (STEP).  Of the those proposals funded, five (5) will have an annual sustainability fund impact of $33,034.10 (average $6,606.82/project).

The highest rated (by the STEP Council in rank order H-L) proposals for the cycle included: Zimbra Hardware Upgrades, Retention Technology Grant, Career Counseling Center STEP Renewal Grant, Laptop Computers for Chemistry Lectures, and Readabout.me Student Recognition Program Renewal.  Funded grant scores ranged from (H-L) 81.52 to 61.79.  Other interesting awards included: Osmomotry in Biology Laboratories; Edith Garland Dupré Library: Charging Stations for Laptops & Mobile Devices; Hands-on microscopy training in upper-level biology courses; EE Electronics Laboratory; Enhancement of the Integrated Systems Technology Laboratory; Replace Aging Robotics Equipment; and SMART/TEC Classrooms in Moody, Mouton, Fletcher, Maxim Doucet and Griffin Halls..

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

Awards by College/Division

College/Division Awards
College of Sciences 4
College of Education 3
Academic Success Center 2
College of Engineering 2
College of Liberal Arts 2
College of the Arts 1
College of Business Administration 1
College of Nursing and Allied Health Professions 1
Edit Garland Dupre' Library 1
Office of Communications and Marketing 1
University Computing Support Services 1


Award Budget Summary 


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.

Spring 2013 Awards List