Carnegie Mellon University

Monday, April 8, 2013


Alumni Receive NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Three Department of Biological Sciences alumni received a Graduate Research Fellowship from the National Science Foundation (NSF), a prestigious award given to a small number of exceptional graduate students demonstrating the potential to make major contributions to science.
Simone Costa (B.S. ’12) is a biomedical engineering graduate student at Duke University. Biochemistry graduate student Molly Evans (B.S. ’11) is studying at the University of Chicago. Stephanie Guerra (B.S. ’12) is a developmental biology graduate student at Harvard University.
The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship provides an annual stipend and educational allowance over three years.