Wright Lab students awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

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April 6, 2022

Wright Lab congratulates undergraduate Matthew King, postgraduate associate Claire Laffan, and graduate student Sierra Wilde on being awarded 2022 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) fellowships.

King and Laffan were awarded fellowships in particle physics and Wilde in nuclear physics.

The NSF GRFP recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported STEM disciplines who are pursuing research-based master’s and doctoral degrees at accredited US institutions. The five-year fellowship includes three years of financial support including an annual stipend of $34,000 and a cost of education allowance of $12,000 to the institution.

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