Awards: Graduate Students

New MA's:   New PhD's:
Cecilia Vasquez   Lindsay Meador
Ryan Rybka   Bonnie Newsom
Rodrigo Lazo (9/1/18)   Alin Rus
    Kasey Jernigan (9/1/18)
   

 


Graduate Student Department Awards:

Pre-dissertation Awards:

Andrew Best, Elias Capello, Amanda Fuchs, Cecilia Vasquez, Adam Zimmer
 

The Armelagos-Swedlund Graduate Research Award for outstanding research and in medical and biocultural anthropology.

1. Adam Zimmer

Art Keene Leadership Award:

1. Julieta Chaparro
2. Andrew Best, Honorable Mention
3. Amanda Fuchs, Honorable Mention

Richard B. Woodbury Travel Awards – for presentation of a first paper at a major conference

1. Amanda Fuchs

The Nathalie F.S. Woodbury Distinguished Service Award – for scholastic achievement and university service

1. Elena Sesma


Nat Smith Community Service Award:

1. Marc Lorenc

Sylvia Forman Diversity Graduate Fellowship

1. Ahmad Mohammadpour

Oriol Pi-Sunyer Dissertation Prize

1. Alin Rus

Graduate School Dissertation Fellowship Award AY18-19:

1. Julieta Chaparro $10,000

2. Marc Lorenc  $10,000

3. Elena Sesma $10,000

4. Julie Woods, $10,000

Department of Anthropology European Field Study Summer Research Grant

1. Rebecca Bartusewich

2. Dana Johnson

3. Gabriela Quijano-Seda

Graduate Travel Awards:

Fall 2017: Elias Capello, Dana Johnson, Erica Kowsz, Marc Lorenc, Seda Saluk, Elena Sesma, Cary Speck, Evan Taylor, Cecilia Vasquez, Lauren Woodard, Adam Zimmer

Spring 2018: Rebecca Bartusewich, Andrew Best, Derek Doughty, Amanda Fuchs, Castriela Hernandez, Sarah Mathena-Allen, Vanessa Miranda-Juarez, Priscilla Mollard, Julie Woods, Andrew Zamora

Other Awards:
Dana Conzo, NSF Dissertation Research Grant  $25,017
Priscilla Mollard, Fulbright to study in Romania 2018-2019
Evan Taylor, Sir James Lougheed Award of Distinction $15,500 USD
                  Graduate School Dissertation Fieldwork Grant $4000
Erica Kowsz, GROW Norwegian Research Council Stipend $18,000
Dana Johnson, Mellon-CES Dissertation Completion Fellowship
Lauren Woodard, Kennen Institute Summer Research Scholarship $7000
Brittni Howard, Fulbright, US Dept. of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs $24,800
Marc Lorenc, SHA Mark E. Community Engagement Award