FSU Professors earn $1.6 mill in federal research grants

May 9, 2012

Two Florida State University faculty members are receiving $1.6 million in research grants. The money is coming from the National Science Foundation.

Elizabeth Stroupe, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences, has won a five-year award worth $997,000 and Kenneth Knappenberger has received an award for $600,000.

Three FSU graduate students also received research fellowships from the NSF. The fellowships provide graduate students in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields with a three-year, $30,000 annual stipend and a $10,000 allowance.