Phoebe Gelbard

Goldwater scholarship

This highly-competitive, national award recognizes college sophomores and juniors pursuing research careers in the natural sciences.

Imagine this scenario: you find yourself in a store and are about to purchase a $25 sweater. Suddenly, your friend rushes in and tells you that the same sweater is being sold for only $15 at a store that’s a block away. Would you make the effort required to save $10?