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CEMS students earn National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships

March 24, 2017 - Numerous CEMS students have received awards through the National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP). The program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based master's and doctoral degrees at accredited United States institutions.

Current graduate student awardees include: Tiffany Lam (ChE honorable mention), Charles McCutcheon (ChE honorable mention), Athena Metaxas (MSE), Elisah VandenBussch (ChE).

Current undergraduate student awardees include: Stephanie Hart (ChE), Seamus Jones (ChE honorable mention), Jonathan Schultz (ChE), Anthony Tabet (ChE).

Previous CEMS undergraduate student awardees include: Michael Braun (MSE honorable mention), Christopher Cheng (MSE), Cody Wrasman (ChE honorable mention).

Fellows share in the prestige and opportunities that become available when they are selected. Fellows benefit from a three-year annual stipend of $34,000 along with a $12,000 cost of education allowance for tuition and fees (paid to the institution), opportunities for international research and professional development, and the freedom to conduct their own research at any accredited U.S. institution of graduate education they choose.


Related Link: https://www.nsfgrfp.org/

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