Wiegmann, D., K. Weinersmith, & S.P. Egan. Collaborative Research: Tactic Expression and Dynamics in a Wild Population of Smallmouth Bass. National Science Foundation – IOS – Animal Behavior – $283,441 (2018-2020).

Correa, A.M.S., S.P. Egan, & M. Brandt.  Equipping U.S. Virgin Island managers with high and low-tech options for native reef fish and seagrass conservation: mitigating impacts of the invasive seagrass, Halophila stipulaceaNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) – Domestic Coral Reef Conservation Grant – $138,337 (2018-2020).

Hood, G.R., McPhatter, L., Egan S.P., Debboun M. A novel tool for military vector surveillance sight unseen: a test case using environmental DNA diagnostic detection of mosquito vectors and mosquito-borne pathogens. 2017. Military Infectious Diseases Research Program (MIDRP) – Department of Defense – $400,000 (selected for funding; then program cut from federal budget).

Correa, A.S., S.P. Egan, P. Hartley, & C. Hakkenberg. The ‘cost’ of mangrove encroachment on tidal salt marsh habitat: quantifying the ecological and economic impacts. Rice University – IDEA Award – $70,000 (2018-2020).

Egan, S.P. & S. Carroll. RAPID: Testing the role of a dispersal-life history polymorphism as an important driver of rapid adaptive divergence. National Science Foundation – Evolutionary Processes – $103,000 (2017-2018).

Correa, A.S. & S.P. Egan. Quantifying the impacts of mangrove encroachment on commercially important salt marsh biodiversity through an environmental metagenetics approach. Rice University – Faculty Initiation Fund – $40,000 (2017-2019).

Egan, S.P. (PI), D. Bolster (coPI), C. Tanner (coPI), S. Ruggiero (coPI), J.L. Feder (coPI), J. Tank (coPI), A. Aubeneau (coPI), & E. Rosi-Marshall (coPI). Monitoring the dispersal of genetically engineered organisms and their byproducts using Light Transmission Spectroscopy II. United States Department of Agriculture – Biotechnology Risk Assessment Research Grants – $500,000 (2016-2019).   **Rice Univ. press release**    **Featured by USDA’s ‘Fresh from the Field‘ post**

Egan,S.P., A. Dunham, & L. Nakhleh. Monitoring tropical biodiversity through an environmental metagenetics approach. Rice University IDEA award – $80,000 (2016-2018).

Egan, S.P. and L. Nakhleh. Integrating DNA diagnostics and population genomics to benefit society. IBB Hamill Innovations Awards – Hamill Foundation – $10,000. (2016).

Feder, J. (PI), Linn, C. (coPI), Egan, S.P. (coPI), Schwarz, D.(coPI), & G. Ragland (coPI). Rapid diagnostics for cryptic insect pests: An integrative test case using the apple maggot fly. United States Department of Agriculture – Insect & Nematodes Panel – $460,000 (2015-2018).

Johnson, C. (PI) and S.P. Egan (coPI). Environmental DNA detection of the critically endangered Houston toad (Bufo houstonensis). Houston Zoo Staff Conservation Fund (2013). 

Egan, S.P. (PI), J.L. Feder (coPI), D.M. Lodge (coPI), C. Tanner (coPI), S. Ruggiero (coPI), J. Tank (coPI), S. Howard (coPI), & E. Rosi-Marshall (coPI). Monitoring the dispersal of genetically engineered organisms and their byproducts using Light Transmission Spectroscopy. United States Department of Agriculture – Biotechnology Risk Assessment Research Grants – $500,000 (2013-2015).  *press release*    *featured in ND Observer*

Egan, S.P. (PI), D.M. Lodge (coPI), J.L. Feder (coPI), C. Jerde (coPI), M. Pfrender (coPI), C. Tanner (coPI), & S. Ruggiero (coPI). Environmental DNA (eDNA) longevity and relationship to abundance of diverse taxa. Environmental Protection Agency – Great Lakes Restoration Initiative – $600,000 (2012-2014).  *EPA summary*   *Press Release*   *WSBT-TV news story*  *InsideIndianaBusiness article*

Feder, J. (PI), S.P. Egan (coPI), J. McLachlan (coPI), C. Linn Jr. (coPI),  & A. Forbes (coPI). Does sequential speciation amplify biodiversity across trophic levels? – Collaborative Research – National Science Foundation – Evolutionary Processes – $1.1 million (2012-2014).   *NSF summary*   *Press Release*

Ragland, G. (PI), S.P. Egan (coPI), J. Feder (coPI), & D. Hahn (coPI). Testing for functional and genetic independence of rapidly evolving life cycle components in the apple maggot, a model for seasonal adaptation – Collaborative Research – National Science Foundation – Organism-Environment Interactions – $1.0 million total (2013-2015).