GSBS to host Scholarship LuncheonFebruary 07, 2013
Nearly 20 GSBS awardees will be honored at The University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences’ 2013 Scholarship Luncheon on February 21 at Trevisio Restaurant. This event is held to recognize several fellowship/scholarship donors and award recipients. The Graduate School overall offers more than 60 fellowships and scholarships with award amounts ranging from $500 to full-year stipends of $29,000.
Listed below are the awards and recipients that will be noted at the luncheon:
R. W. (Bill) Butcher Award: Hillary Caruso
City Federation of Women’s Clubs Endowed Fellowship in the Biomedical Sciences: Feifei Xiao
Isaiah J. Fidler Graduate Fellowship in Cancer Metastasis: Frank Lowery
Gigli Family Endowed Scholarship: Thuy Le
Floyd Haar, M.D., Endowed Memorial Research Award in Memory of Freda Haar: Blake Johnson
The Jacqueline T. Hecht Founding Director Scholarship: Shannon Mulligan
T. C. Hsu Endowed Memorial Scholarship: Xian Zhang
T. C. Hsu Research Award: Eric Wagner, Ph.D.
The Fadine Jackson Roquemore Scholarship in Cancer Research: Jessica Ann Chacon
Robert W. & Pearl Wallis Knox Foundation Scholarship: Jessica Galloway-Pena
Michael Farley Moyers Heavy Particle Therapy Graduate Student Travel Endowed Award: Ming Yang, Ph.D.
Dee S. and Patricia Osborne Endowed Scholarship in Neuroscience: Brittany Parker
Sam Taub and Beatrice Burton Endowed Scholarship in Vision Disease: Jennifer Churchill
Roberta M. and Jean M. Worsham Endowed Scholarship
in Behavioral or Neurosciences: Sarah Eagleman
James T. Willerson, M.D., Scholarship Award: Stephanie Thompson
Nancy Beamer Willerson Scholarship Award: Katherine Dempsey
Tzu Chi Scholarship Award for Excellence: Tamara Laskowski and Brittany Parker
The Wei Yu Family Endowed Scholarship: Janani Krishnamurthy