Public Health Sciences major Giffen wins Goldwater Scholarship

April 15, 2015

From left: Public Health Sciences major Samantha R. Giffen with UMass Amherst Goldwater winners Aaron P. Dunbrack and Katharine V. Greco.

Samantha Giffen, Public Health Sciences and Microbiology '16, is among four UMass Amherst students who recently won an award from the Barry Goldwater Scholarship in Education program. The purpose of the award is to provide a continuing source of highly qualified scientists, mathematicians, and engineers by awarding scholarships to college students who intend to pursue research careers in these fields.

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