- Winthrop has received the Robert Noyce Scholarship grant through the National Science Foundation since 2010 and pairs it with additional funding from the Duke Energy Foundation to fund the Winthrop Initiative for STEM Educators (WISE) program.
- Students engaged in three research teams examining various water-related problems.
Winthrop University, "WISE Interns Tasked with Studying Water-Related Problems" (2016). Winthrop News 2016. 144.