NSF Award Recipients

Award Recipient: 

Jacob Barrett, David Cao, Yvonne Diaz, Joseph Mann

Award Date: 

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Congratulations to Jacob Barrett, David Cao, Yvonne Diaz, and Joseph Mann for their selection as recipients of the 2016 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP).  This prestigious award is “provided to individuals who have demonstrated their potential for significant research achievements, and they are investments that will help propel this country's future innovations and economic growth."  These four awardees were chosen, from close to 17,000 applicants, “based on their demonstrated potential for significant achievements in science and engineering.”

Yvonne and David are 1st year graduate students; Jacob is a second year student in the Ford group and Joseph is a fourth year CCS Chemistry student who has been working in the Hawker lab since 2013.