Plant Science Recognition Ceremony

April 22, 2013
Scholarship awards were handed out to undergraduate, graduate students, and faculty on Friday, April 19th at the Ice Cream Social event held in Kottman Hall. 56 undergraduate students were awarded scholarships for Spring and Fall semesters in the 2013-2014 school year. The scholarships totaled in the amount of $140,000. Many of the scholarships were awarded to students with outstanding academic achievement, commitment to the program, and research success.
 
Dr. Mark Bennett and his undergraduate advisee were awarded the Eleanor and Wilhelm Berkert Scholarship for research. 
 
Graduate students, Bizhen Hu and Grace Bluck received Wittmeye Knox Foundation Research Grants, along with their faculty advisors, Dr. Matt Kleinhenz and Dr. Laura Lindsey. 
 
Congratulations to all the winners!
 
The photo shows a group of undergraduates with their awards.