Stephanie Sparks, a graduate student from Annandale, Virginia, has received a government-funded National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship. Stephanie will use her fellowship to pursue research in techtonics in Earth and Environmental Sciences 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.
Read more on Stephanie in UKNow.