Annual Graduate Student Recognition Celebration

The Graduate Student Recognition Celebration, which began in 1999, recognizes students who receive prestigious fellowships and awards. These honorees are making a significant contribution to the mission of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in a wide variety of fields of study.

The event is held each year in April, beginning with the awards ceremony at 4 p.m. and followed by a reception with research poster presentations.

Thursday, April 5, 2018
4:00 p.m. — Awards Ceremony
4:30-5:30 p.m. — Research Poster Presentations and Reception with heavy hors d'oeuvres
Alumni Hall in the George Watts Hill Alumni Center

The honorees include the following:

2018 Impact Awards for Research Benefitting the State of North Carolina

2018 Horizon Awards for Research Benefitting the State of North Carolina

Excellence in Graduate Student Services Award

Boka W. Hadzija Award for Distinguished University Service by a Graduate or Professional Student

Dean's Award for Significant Contributions to Graduate Education

Dean's Distinguished Dissertation Awards

The GPSF Graduate Student Awards for Excellence in Mentorship

Graduate and Professional Student Federation Graduate Research and Policy Expo Honorees

Frank Porter Graham Graduate and Professional Honor Society Inductees

Order of the Golden Fleece Inductees

Graduate School Leadership Development Scholars

Carolina Center for Public Service Community Engagement Fellows (2017)

Tanner Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching by Graduate Teaching Assistants

Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society, Inductees

Prestigious External Fellowship Winners

  • American Studies

  • Rachel Gelfand, Schlesinger Library Oral History Grant
  • Nigel Heywood, Rotary International Peace Fellowship
  • Meredith McCoy, Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship
  • Anthropology

  • Dayuma Alban, Gaius Charles Bolin Dissertation Fellowship at Williams College; Grassroots Development Fellowship
  • Maia Dedrick, NSF Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant
  • Achsah Dorsey, NSF Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant; Sigma Xi Grants-in-Aid of Research Grant
  • Isaura Godinez de Espinoza, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Molly Green, Fulbright U.S. Student Program
  • Johanna Jahnke, Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship; NSF Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant
  • Samantha King, Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship; NSF Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant
  • Cailey Mullins, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Elisabeth Nebie, Wadsworth International Fellowship
  • Kailey Rocker, American Council Title VIII Research Grant; Fulbright U.S. Student Program
  • Vaia Sigounas, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Francesca Sorbara, Rotary International Peace Fellowship
  • Eric Thomas, Lewis and Clark Fund for Exploration and Field Research
  • Art and Art History

  • Carlee Forbes, Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship
  • Biochemistry and Biophysics

  • Amy Byrnes, NRSA Fellowship (F31) NIH - National Institute of General Medical Sciences
  • Andrew Lerner, NRSA Fellowship (F31) NIH - National Institute of General Medical Sciences
  • Desiree Matias, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Jacob Matson, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Edhriz Siraliev-Perez, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Hanna Trzeciakiewicz, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

  • Hui Chao, Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Dual-Doctoral Degree Fellowship (F30)
  • Jessime Kirk, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Anne Talkington, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Biology

  • Rebecca Adikes, NRSA Fellowship (F31) NIH - National Institute of General Medical Sciences
  • Vanessa Bezy, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Alissa Brown, International Association for Vegetation Science 2017 Travel Grant
  • Gina Calabrese, Charles W. Painter Grant in Herpetology; Sigma Xi Grants-in-Aid of Research Grant
  • Catherine Chen, Sigma XI Grants-in-Aid of Research Grant; McCarley Research Award; Rosemary Grant Award for Graduate Student Research
  • Sofia De La Serna Buzon, Sigma XI Grants-in-Aid of Research Grant
  • Audrey Kelly, Sigma XI Grants- in-Aid of Research Grant
  • Anais Monroy-Eklund, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Laura Mudge, Graduate Scholarship in Marine Conservation
  • Lewis Naisbett-Jones, American Museum of Natural History Lerner-Gray Grant for Marine Research
  • Rebecca O'Brien, Sigma XI Grants-in-Aid of Research Grant
  • Kayleigh O'Keeffe, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Julia Samson, Howard Hughes Medical Institute International Student Research Fellowship
  • Sophia Tintori, NRSA Fellowship (F31) NIH - National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
  • Douhan Yeh, Cultural Evolution Society Travel Award
  • Biomedical and Health Informatics

  • Saba Akbar, Aga Khan Foundation International Scholarship Programme
  • Biomedical Engineering

  • Stephanie Cone, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Matthew DiSalvo, NRSA Fellowship (F31) NIH - National Cancer Institute
  • Jasmine Edelstein, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Justin Huckaby, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Kathryn Moore, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Ange Gloria Nyankima, NRSA Fellowships for Minority Students (F31) NIH - National Cancer Institute
  • Juan Rojas, NRSA Fellowships for Students with Disabilities (F31) NIH - National Cancer Institute
  • Gabriela Torres Garate, International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC) Student Paper Competition Winner
  • Biostatistics

  • Taylor Lagler, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Shaina Mitchell, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Tamy Moraes Tsujimoto, Doutorado Pleno no Exterior
  • Cell Biology and Physiology

  • Victoria Bartsch, NRSA Fellowship (F31) NIH - National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
  • Rachel Battaglia, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Brooke Matson, P.E.O. National Scholar Award; Triangle Community Foundation Gertrude B. Elion Mentored Medical Student Research Award
  • Marquet Minor, Diversity Supplement for Minority Students - National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
  • Chemistry

  • Tessa Bartges, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Quinton Bruch, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Candice Crilly, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Victoria Davis, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Tyler Farnsworth, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Jennifer Fulton, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Anton Gudz, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Alex Guseman, NRSA Fellowships for Minority Students (F31) NIH - National Institute of General Medical Sciences
  • Carolyn Hartley, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Breanne Hatfield, NCAA Post-Graduate Scholarship
  • David Hill, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Christine Kirkpatrick, Eastman Summer Fellowship in Analytical Chemistry; American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Travel Award
  • Thomas Kolb, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Shannon McCullough, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Michael McLaughlin, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Jonathan Meyers, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Benjamin Morgan, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Tyler Motley, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Christina Na, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Megan Schutzbach, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Alexandra Sullivan, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Wesley Swords, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Nicholas Tay, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Matthew Tierney, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Michael Turlington, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Ian Vonwald, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Adam Woomer, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Dillon Yost, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • City and Regional Planning

  • Helena Cardenas, Environment for Development Research Award
  • Anna Jane Jones, Fulbright U.S. Student Program
  • Amanda Martin, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Charles Stanfield, Dwight David Eisenhower Graduate Transportation Fellowship
  • Mary Wolfe, Dwight David Eisenhower Graduate Transportation Fellowship
  • Classics

  • Cicek Beeby, SSRC International Dissertation Research Fellowship
  • Sarah Hilker, American School of Classical Studies at Athens Emily Townsend Vermeule Fellowship
  • Matthew Schueller, Fulbright U.S. Student Program
  • Communication

  • Keiko Nishimura, Japan Foundation Doctoral Fellowship
  • Computer Science

  • Catherine Nemitz, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Patrick Poirson, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Brittany Subialdea, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Dentistry

  • Ning Cheng, National Cancer Institute's Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award
  • Dramatic Art

  • Erin Torkelson, Barbara Matera Award for Costume Making
  • Ecology

  • Genevieve Alexander, Torrey Botanical Society Graduate Student Research Fellowship; North Carolina Garden Club Scholarship; National Garden Clubs Eleanor L. Yates Scholarship
  • Catherine Alves, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Kaylyn Gootman, Geological Society of America Graduate Student Research Grant
  • Economics

  • Arlynn White III, Transportation Research Board Graduate Research Award
  • Education

  • Dalila Dragnic-Cindric, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Anna Johnson, P.E.O. Continuing Education Scholarship; Diana Mossip Memorial Scholarship
  • Olivia Scott, Gates Millennium Scholarship
  • English and Comparative Literature

  • Grant Glass, Digital Humanities Summer Institute (DHSI) Scholarship; Modern Language Association Travel Award; Duke University Migrations Fellow; Computers and Writing Association Travel Award
  • Elizabeth Greenlee, American Association of University Women (AAUW) Dissertation Fellowship; Publicly Active Graduate Education (PAGE) Fellowship
  • Trisha Remetir, Southeast Asian Summer Studies Institute; Duke University Representing Humanities Migration Lab Migration Fellowship
  • Katherine Walker, Environmental Humanities Fellowship
  • Environmental Sciences and Engineering

  • Mikayla Armstrong, American Water Works Association NC Safewater Fund Scholarship
  • Alma Beciragic, American Water Works Association American Water Scholarship; EPA-STAR (Science to Achieve Results) Fellowship; American Membrane Technology Association Affordable Desalination Collaboration Fellowship; New York Water Environment Association N.G. Kaul Memorial Scholarship
  • Elizabeth Corteselli, Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship (F31)
  • David Gorelick, NSF Travel Award
  • Alyssa Grube, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Ryan Kingsbury, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program; American Environmental Engineering and Science Professors Hydromats Student Scholarship; North American Membrane Society Student Fellowship Award
  • Yang Ou, ORISE Fellowship
  • Frank Stillo, North Carolina Water Resources Research Institute–Sea Grant North Carolina Joint Diversity Graduate Student Research Fellowship
  • Hai-Ryung Sung, Rotary International Global Grant Scholarship
  • Abhishek Venkatratnam, Society of Toxicology Molecular and Systems Biology Specialty Section Graduate Student Award; 2018 ASIO Graduate Student Best Abstract Award
  • Jingbo Wang, North American Membrane Society Elias Klein Founders' Travel Supplement; North Carolina Section of the American Chemical Society Graduate Silver Medal for Graduate Scientific Poster Presentation
  • Epidemiology

  • Danielle Gartner, NRSA Fellowship (F31) NIH - National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
  • Jessica Islam, NRSA Fellowships for Minority Students (F31) NIH - National Cancer Institute
  • Sydney Jones, Michael L. Pollock Student Scholarship
  • Tetsu Ohnuma, Saitama International Association Scholarship
  • Mya-Lee Roberson, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Research Scholar; Harry S. Truman Scholarship
  • Genetics and Molecular Biology

  • Michael Conlin, NRSA Fellowship (F31) NIH - National Cancer Institute
  • Talia Hatkevich-O'Donnell, NRSA Fellowship (F31) NIH - National Institute on Aging
  • Kathryn Headley, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Caralynn Wilczewski, Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship (F31)
  • Geography

  • Angelica Gomez, Schlumberger Foundation Faculty for the Future Program
  • Angus Lyall, Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship
  • Geological Sciences

  • Elsemarie Devries, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Madelyn Percy, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Joshua Rosera, Sigma Xi Grants- in-Aid of Research Grant
  • Global Studies

  • Sajjad Hussain, Rotary World Peace Fellowship
  • Health Behavior

  • Cara Person, American Association of University Women (AAUW) Dissertation Fellowship
  • Jennifer Richmond, Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Research Scholar
  • Lauren Schein, David A. Winston Health Policy Scholarship
  • Hayley Welgus, Rotary World Peace Fellowship
  • Health Policy and Management

  • Karthik Adapa, Fulbright Fellowship for Non-U.S. Students
  • Alessandra Bassalobre Garcia, HEOR Doctoral Fellowship
  • Samuel Baxter, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Research Scholar
  • Hadi Beyhaghi, Worldwide Health Economics and Outcomes Research (WWHEOR) Pre-doctoral Fellowship Program
  • Jessica Broadus, David A. Winston Health Policy Scholarship
  • Sabree Burbage, Express Scripts Scholarship
  • Gracelyn Cruden, Fellowship for the Promotion of Child Well-Being
  • Mihaela Georgieva, Horton-Hallowell Fellowship
  • Nicole Gonzalez-Hermosillo Holtz, CONACYT (Mexican National Council for Science and Technology) Scholarship
  • Brigid Grabert, Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI) Fellowship
  • Juan Carlos Salgado Hernandez, CONACYT (Mexican National Council for Science and Technology) Scholarship
  • Juan Caro Seguel, National Commission for Scientific and Technological Research (CONICYT), Chilean National Scholarship
  • Paul Shafer, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Research Scholar
  • Karen Swietek, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Health Services Research Dissertation Award (R36)
  • Kea Turner, Community Pharmacy Foundation Grant
  • History

  • Joseph Block, Robert L. Platzman Memorial Fellowship
  • Kirsten Cooper, David L. Boren (NSEP) Fellowship
  • Jeffrey Harris, Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship
  • Michael Skalski, Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship
  • Alyssa Skarbek, Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship
  • Allison Somogyi, Alexander Grass Memorial Fellowship
  • Human Movement Science

  • Timothy Eckard, Promotion of Doctoral Studies (PODS) I Award
  • Jody Feld, Promotion of Doctoral Studies (PODS) II Scholarship
  • Ilana Levin, Promotion of Doctoral Studies (PODS) II Scholarship
  • Kyeongtak Song, American College of Sports Medicine Foundation Doctoral Student Research Grant
  • Laura Stanley, Promotion of Doctoral Studies (PODS) II Scholarship; Margaret L. Moore Award
  • Eric Trexler, NSCA Foundation Doctoral Student Research Grant
  • Information and Library Science

  • Matthew Johnson, Miriam Braverman Memorial Prize; ANCHASL Continuing Education Award; MAC Student Vision Scholarship
  • Amelea Kim, Friends of the Oberlin College Library Graduate Library School Scholarship
  • Marine Sciences

  • Jill Arriola, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Justin Baumann, National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship; Rufford Small Grants Booster Grant
  • Sarah Donaher, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Robert Lampe, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Carter Smith, NC Sea Grant and NC Sentinel Site Cooperative Graduate Fellowship; Philanthropic Educational Organization National Scholar Award
  • Mollie Yacano, APNEP-Sea Grant Graduate Fellowship in Estuarine Research
  • Materials Science

  • Riley Howard, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Mathematics

  • Korkeat Korkeathikhun, Royal Thai Government Scholarship
  • Sutipoj Promtapan, Royal Thai Government Scholarship
  • Media and Journalism

  • Christopher Etheridge, Newspaper and Online News Division Research Grant
  • Elliott Gentile, Oscar Geballe Post-Graduate Scholarship
  • Jennifer Harker, Association of Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) Mass Communication and Society Division Research Grant
  • Chengyuan Shao, China Scholarship Council Scholarship
  • Maria Mediano Stoltze, Beca De Doctorado En El Extranjero (Becas-Chile Scholarship)
  • Microbiology and Immunology

  • Brandon Anjuwon-Foster, NRSA Fellowships for Minority Students (F31) NIH - National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; GlaxoSmithKline Science Achievement Award (United Negro College Fund)
  • Jaime Brozowski, Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship (F31)
  • Lakeya Hardy, Gordon Research Conference Carl Storm Travel Award
  • Susanna Harris, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program; EMBO BacNet17 Student Travel Scholarship
  • Musicology

  • Joanna Helms, American Musicological Society Jan LaRue Travel Fund for European Research
  • Sarah Tomlinson, Judith McCulloh Fellowship
  • Jennifer Walker, M. Elizabeth C. Bartlet Grant from the American Musicological Society
  • Neurobiology

  • Dan Bloodgood, NRSA Fellowship (F31) NIH - National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
  • Nick Boyer, NRSA Fellowship (F31) NIH - National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
  • Andrew Crowther, NRSA Fellowship (F31) NIH - National Institute of Mental Health
  • Jennifer Ocasio, NRSA Fellowship (F31) NIH - National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
  • Katie Veleta, NRSA Fellowship (F31) NIH - National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
  • Nursing

  • Heather Alico Lauria, Mary Lewis Wyche Fellowship
  • Melissa Holt, American Cancer Society Doctoral Degree Scholarship in Cancer Nursing
  • Rebecca Rabenberg, American Cancer Society Master's Degree Scholarship in Cancer Nursing
  • Samantha Russomagno, Mary Lewis Wyche Fellowship
  • Rebecca Salomon, NRSA Fellowship (F31) NIH - National Institute of Nursing Research; Jonas Nurse Leader Scholar
  • Michael Schultz, Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship (F31)
  • Elizabeth Slater, Mary Lewis Wyche Fellowship
  • Nutrition

  • Tania Aburto Soto, CONACYT (Mexican National Council for Science and Technology) Scholarship
  • Anna Kahkoska, NRSA Fellowship (F30) NIH - For MD/PhD Students - National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
  • Nancy Lopez Olmedo, CONACYT (Mexican National Council for Science and Technology) Scholarship
  • Melissa Orenduff, National Cancer Institute Cancer Control Education Program Fellowship
  • Lilia Pedraza Zamora, CONACYT (Mexican National Council for Science and Technology) Scholarship
  • Natalia Rebolledo Fuentealba, Beca De Doctorado En El Extranjero (Becas-Chile Scholarship)
  • Jessica Soldavini, Mary Swartz Rose Graduate Scholarship
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences

  • Mrudula Borse, U.S. Health Outcomes Fellowship
  • Ashley Cole, Pre-Doctoral Graduate Fellowship in the Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Carla Coste-Sanchez, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Scott Davis, PhRMA Foundation Pre-doctoral Fellowship
  • Samantha Fix, National Cancer Institute Research Service Award
  • Yazeed Ghawaa, Cultural Mission of the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia Funding
  • Kelsey Lamb, American Chemical Society (ACS) Division of Medicinal Chemistry Pre-Doctoral Fellowship
  • Junghyun Lee Suh, Kwanjeong Overseas Scholarship
  • Morgan McSweeney, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Christina Parker, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • John Prybylski, National Institute of General Medical Sciences Research Service Award
  • Adam Sage, PhRMA Foundation Pre-doctoral Fellowship
  • Jennifer Schiller, PhRMA Foundation Pre-doctoral Fellowship
  • Pharmacology

  • Reid Olsen, NRSA Fellowship (F31) NIH - National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
  • Tigist Tamir, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Gilliam Fellowship
  • Physics and Astronomy

  • Casey Berger, Krell Institute (Department of Energy) Computational Science Graduate Fellowship
  • Henry Corbett, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Christopher Frazer, North Carolina Space Grant Graduate Research Fellowship
  • Ward Howard, North Carolina Space Grant Graduate Research Fellowship
  • Andrew Loheac, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Christopher Munna, North Carolina Space Grant Graduate Research Fellowship
  • Zachary Nasipak, North Carolina Space Grant Graduate Research Fellowship
  • Gulden Othman, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Carl Ziegler, North Carolina Space Grant Graduate Research Fellowship
  • Political Science

  • John Curiel, Institute for Humane Studies Graduate Fellowship
  • Bilyana Petrova, Ernst Haas Fellowship
  • Psychology

  • Gabriella Alvarez, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Donte Bernard, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Kathy Do, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Cameron Doyle, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Monica Faulkner, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism Research Supplement to Promote Diversity in Health Related Research Program
  • Amelia Goranson, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Christina Lebonville, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Jennifer MacCormack, NRSA Fellowship (F31) NIH - National Institute on Aging
  • Laura Machlin, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Kristin Meyer, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Mian Ong, Wikipedia Research Coordinator Fellowship; Varda Shoham Clinical Scientist Training Initiative Award
  • Deirdre Sackett, NRSA Fellowship (F31) NIH - National Institute on Drug Abuse
  • Stephanie Salcedo, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Effua Sosoo, Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship
  • Leigh Spivey, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Eleanna Varangis, NRSA Fellowship (F31) NIH - National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
  • Heidi Vuletich, Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans
  • Henry Willis, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Research Scholar
  • Jennifer Yi, NRSA Fellowship (F31) NIH - National Institute on Drug Abuse
  • Public Administration

  • Justin Stirewalt, Megan Cornog Memorial Highway Safety Scholarship
  • Public Health Leadership

  • Julia Considine, Alice D. Hamling Award
  • Grace Dumayas, U.S. Army Long Term Health and Training Award
  • Gabriele Gardenal, Rotary World Peace Fellowship
  • Maria Johanna Schubert, Rotary World Peace Fellowship
  • Public Policy

  • Katherine Saylor, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Religious Studies

  • Timothy Smith, Kokugakuin University Visiting Fellowship
  • Social Work

  • Annie Francis, Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Research Scholar
  • Claire Poindexter, Kappa Kappa Gamma Graduate Scholarship
  • Sociology

  • Max Reason, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Blaque Robinson, Beinecke Scholarship
  • Anna Rybinska, American Institute of Polish Culture Harriet Irsay Scholarship
  • Brionca Taylor, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Katherine Tierney, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Joshua Wassink, NSF Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant
  • Speech and Hearing Sciences

  • Ashwaq Alzamel, Minority Student Leadership Program (MSLP)
  • Abigail Messinger, Love of Learning Award
  • Daniel Picetti, Van R. Johnson Sutter Scholars Program
  • Michael Smith, Students Preparing for Academic Research Careers Award (SPARC)
  • Statistics and Operations Research

  • Mark He, National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship
  • Fernando Ramirez Juarez, JIE/CONACYT/Fulbright-Garcia Robles Fellowship for Doctoral Studies in the U.S.
  • Toxicology

  • Kezia Addo, National Institutes of Health (NIH) Graduate Partnership Program
  • Madelyn Huang, NRSA Fellowship (F31) NIH - National Institute of Environmental Health; Society of Toxicology Graduate Student Travel Award; Society of Toxicology Sheldon D. Murphy Student Travel Award