Laura E. Peterson

Scholarship Awarded: 
National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship (GRFP)

Laura E. Peterson, a graduate student from Liberty, Kentucky, has received a government-funded National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship. Laura will use her fellowship to pursue research in Physiology at UK.

NSF fellows receive a three-year annual stipend of $34,000 along with a $12,000 cost of education allowance for tuition and fees. For the 2017 competition, NSF received over 13,000 applications and made 2,000 award offers.

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