August 07, 2020
Each year, The Department of Chemistry awards fellowships to outstanding graduate students.
Fellowship Winners for 2020-2021:
Venable Award: This award recognizes outstanding rising 5th year students. The award includes two-semester fellowships (tuition, fees, stipend, health insurance) and $5k cash award.
-Jill Williamson (Leibfarth Group)
-Nicholas Onuska (Nicewicz Group)
-Jeffrey Ehrhardt (Weeks Group)
Burroughs Wellcome Fellowship: This fellowship supports a third-year doctoral student through a stipend that enables him/her to devote substantial time to organic chemistry research. The award includes two-semester fellowships  (tuition, fees, stipend, health insurance).
-Alex Veatch (Alexanian Group)
Eliel Fellowship (Open to any year): This fellowship supports top graduate students of any year selected on the basis of scholastic merit. The fellowship awards two graduate students with a one-semester fellowship (tuition, fees, stipend, health insurance).
-Sally Lewis (Leibfarth Group)
-Natalie Holmberg-Douglas (Nicewicz Group)
Hiskey Fellowship: This fellowship serves to attract and retain the best graduate students in the nation through one-semester fellowships that will be part of the Royster Society of Fellows program (tuition, fees, stipend, health insurance).
-Jeromy Rech (You Group)
-Brianna Vickerman (Lawrence Group)
Bost Fellowship: This fellowship supports graduate students of any year through a Ralph Walton Bost fellowship for one semester (tuition, fees, stipend, health insurance).
-Ninghao Zhou (Moran Group)
-Rachel A. Johnson (Li Group)
Dobbins Fellowship (Open to any year): This one-semester fellowship supports students of strong character who show great promise in their pursuit of careers in chemistry (tuition, fees, stipend, health insurance)
-Carolyn Hartley (Dempsey Group)