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Vadricka Etienne, former REU student, Awarded Prestigious NSF Fellowship
Posted: April 2, 2013
Vadricka Etienne, who participated in the 2010 Research Experience for Undergraduates program hosted by PRC, has been selected to receive a 2013 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) Fellowship. Her selection was based on her outstanding abilities and accomplishments, as well as her potential to contribute to strengthening the vitality of the US science and engineering enterprise. She is currently pursuing her Ph.D. in Sociology at the Graduate Center, City University of New York. Fellows benefit from a three-year annual stipend of $30,000 along with a $10,500 cost of education allowance for tuition and fees, opportunities for international research and professional development, and the freedom to conduct their own research at any accredited U.S. institution of graduate education they choose.
Congratulations to Vadricka for this honor!