Honors, Awards and Grants
Dr. Shirley Hall award from AAUW Greensboro Branch in April 2011 for exemplary contribution to enrich STEM education (technology part) for women.
2008 - International Conference on Design Science Research, Vinton G. Cerf Best Paper Award.
2007- International Conference on Design Science Research, Runner-up for Best Paper Award.
2006- International Conference on Electronic Governance, Best Paper Award for e-Government Macros Issues.
Teaching Excellence Award (Junior Faculty) - Bryan School of Business and Economics, UNCG, 2004.
- Iyer, L.S. Student Learning Enhancement Award, August 2011, UNCG.
- Iyer, L.S. (P.I) and Zhao, X (Senior Personnel), American Association of University Women National Community Action Grant for a week-long “IT is for Girls” Summer Workshop 2011 and 2012. This aims at increasing high-school girls’ perceptions about CSIT education and career options through hands-on activities and interaction with women CSIT professionals. Amount Awarded: $10,000.
- Iyer, L.S. American Association of University Women (NC State and GSO Chapter Level). For 2nd IT is for Girls - Pilot workshop. Awarded January 2010. Amount Awarded: $800
- Iyer, L & Ford. E. “Improving Health Care Quality through a Patient Portal: Enabling Change and Measuring Impact.” 2010, McDowell Research Grant, UNCG. Amount Awarded: $3,000.
- Iyer, L. UNCG Bryan Scholars Grant. Fall 2008. Streamlining the Management of Government Processes: A Digital Collaborative Approach for Development Approval. Amount Awarded: $3,000.
- Iyer, L and J.L. Eatman. UNCG ATL Grant. Summer-Fall 2008. Developing strategies for active student learning: Effective use of laptops in classrooms. Amount Awarded: $6,000.
- Iyer, L. Course Redesign Grant, Bryan School. Summer 2007. Redesign Business Computing I - Enhance Active Learning by a Technology Driven Classroom: Use of Laptops in Freshmen Only Class. Amount Awarded: $1,500.
- Singh, R. and Iyer, L.S. “Syngenta Internship Program with ISOM Department” Continuing Five-Year grant from Syngenta, Inc. Amount approx $9000 per semester through December 2008, Awarded: August 2003-Summer 2008. Cumulative amount: $ 98,000.
- External Proposal Development Incentive Program (EPDIP) Grant for "Intelligent Knowledge Exchange Architecture for the Digital Economy (IKEADE), UNCG, 2003-2004. (with Dr. Rahul Singh and Dr. Al Salam).
- Teaching and Learning Center grant – for developing MBA eCommerce Strategy course, UNCG, 2001.
- Faculty Enhancement Grant from the Bryan School of Business and Economics, UNCG. ( 2000-2001 and 1999-2000.)
- Summer Research Excellence Grant from UNCG, 2000.
- New Faculty Grant (1999-2000), UNCG.