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May 2015 Grad Awarded Prestigious NSF Fellowship

June 18, 2015
Biomedical Engineering, Research

morgan3-copy-09mMorgan Elliott, 2015 graduate of the biomedical engineering program, received the prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. She plans to begin studies toward a doctorate at Johns Hopkins University this fall.

The purpose of the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) is to help ensure the vitality and diversity of the scientific and engineering workforce of the United States. The program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students who are pursuing research-based master’s and doctoral degrees in science and engineering.  The GRFP provides three years of support for the graduate education of individuals who have demonstrated their potential for significant achievements in science and engineering.

While at SLU, Morgan was at the top of her class and also received the Oliver L. Parks award at the Parks College pre-commencement ceremony on May 15 of this year.

 

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