Mercier, E. (PI), Paquette, L. (Co-PI). DIP: Improving collaborative learning in engineering classes through integrated tools for instructors and students. . National Science Foundation IIS-1628976 . Cyberlearning and Future Technologies Research Program. $1,349,576. 09/01/2016-08/31/2020.


Mercier, E. (PI), Peschel, J. (Co-PI) & Herman, G. (Co-PI) EXP: Fostering collaborative drawing and problem solving through digital sketch and touch. National Science Foundation IIS-1441149. Cyberlearning and Future Technologies Research Program. $557,995. 10/1/2014-9/30/2017.


Mercier, E. (PI), Hug, B. (Co-PI) & Denos, S. (Co-PI). “Making” a difference: Project based approaches to STEM engagement in Middle School. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Illinois Learning Sciences Design Initiative Seed Funding Program. $37,000. 06/01/2016-08/01/2017. 


Mercier, E. (PI) Computer-supported collaborative learning for the development of environmental literacies. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign Campus Research Board Arnold O. Beckman Award. $29,550. 08/15/2015-08/14/2016.


Mercier, E. (PI) Differences in the quality of collaboration between groups using multi-touch tables and tablets. College of Education, UIUC. Hardie Faculty Fellows Award. $20,000. 06/01/2014-05/30/2015.