Archive for Fellowship

Benjamin Young, graduate student in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University was selected to receive a 2017 fellowship from the International Organization on Shape Memory and Superelastic Technology, an affiliate society of the American Society of Metals. Yo…


Jake Carrow, a doctoral student in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, was recently honored with the 2017 Phil Gramm Fellowship. The award of $5,000 will help to support Carrow’s research as he pursues his degree in Dr. Akhilesh Gaharwar’s research group.  Carrow i…


The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded fellowships through the Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) to four students in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University. The 2017 awardees include (left to right) second-year doctoral student Paul Gordon and seni…


Whitney Souery, an undergraduate student in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been selected for a fellowship at the University of Michigan’s Frankel Cardiovascular Center (FCVC). The fellowship offers an opportunity to experience cardiovascular research in on…


Maria Troyanova-Wood, a graduate student in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been awarded the Philanthropic Education Organization (PEO) Scholar Award for the 2017-18 academic year. Out of 738 nominees, Troyanova-Wood was selected to receive the $15,000 awar…


Dr. Ravishankar Iyer, a former student in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, was recently named an Intel Fellow. Intel Fellow is one of the highest levels of achievement one can attain within the company. This prestigious distinction is given to less tha…


The Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University hosted its annual banquet honoring recent donors of endowed scholarships or fellowships, recipients of former student awards and students who were awarded scholarships or fellowships on Nov. 3. The department posthumously awarde…


Dr. Huilin Gao, assistant professor in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University, was awarded an Early-Career Research Fellowship by The Gulf Research Program. The Early-Career Research Fellowship recognizes professionals at the critical pretenure stage of their careers …


Cheyenne Stowers, a master’s student in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University, recently received a fellowship from the Environmental Engineers of the Future program. The purpose of the program is to encourage students to obtain a master’s degree and increase the numb…


Ali Pourghorban Saghati, a graduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been awarded the Fouraker Fellowship from the department. This competitive Fellowship is awarded to one top graduate student in the department who has demonstrated a…


Jim Chisholm, a doctoral student in the Department of Nuclear Engineering at Texas A&M University, was awarded a fellowship with the Texas A&M University Mentored Research Program in Space Life Science. The fellowship provides for $22,000 in tuition and fees and includes a mandatory internsh…


Adolfo R. Escobedo, Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University, was selected as a 2016 recipient of the U.S. Senator Phil Gramm Doctoral Fellowship. The U.S. Senator Phil Gramm Doctoral Fellowship was established to promote, encourage and rew…


Julie Hammett, Ph.D. student in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been selected to receive the Heep Graduate Fellowship by the Texas A&M Institute for Advanced Study. The Heep Graduate Fellowship is awarded to those who demonstrate outstanding…


Payman Dehghanian, Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, received the 2015 Aggies Commit Fellowship from the Texas A&M Graduate and Professional Student Council. Of the 10 recipients of the award, Dehghanian was the only engineering …


Dr. Mehrdad Ehsani, the Robert M. Kennedy ’26 Professor II in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been elevated to Life Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). The Life Fellow designation is granted to an IEEE Fellow…