For the Fall 2016 Call for Proposals, three proposals were funded by the SOAR program for work in 2017:
- Tanner Clark: Spirituality and Religiosity in University Students, Mentor: Dr. Kathryn Woehl
- Callie Smith: The Impact of Personal Experience in the Effects of an Empathy-Building Simulation, Mentor: Dr. Kathryn Woehl
- Deborah Haley: The Study of Social Class in Dracula, The Picture of Dorian Gray, and Hard Times, Mentor: Dr. J. Gregory Brister
These three students will join a list nineteen previous recipients since the SOAR program was established in 2014.