The National Science Foundation has awarded two Paul M. Rady Department of Mechanical Engineering students with Graduate Research Fellowships and two students with honorable mentions.
The five-year fellowship recognizes outstanding graduate students from across the country in science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields. The award includes three years of financial support including an annual stipend of $34,000 and a cost of education allowance of $12,000 to the institution.
The Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) is the oldest graduate fellowship program of its kind. It has a long history of selecting honorees who achieve high levels of success with innovative and impactful research in their future academic and professional careers.