The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences

Awards to plant biology graduate students

Congratulations to two students who have won awards for their research. Wuxing Li receives a $5000 Alumni Association Dissertation Award, while Farag Ibraheem has won $2000 for a research proposal.

Congratulations to Wuxing Li, a student in Dr Hong Ma's lab, on being selected for a $5,000 Alumni Association Dissertation Award. This is a prestigious award that is made possible through an endowment established by the Penn State Alumni Association.

Farag Ibraheem, a student in Dr Surinder Chopra's lab, submitted a proposal to the College of Agricultural Sciences Graduate Student Proposal Panel. Out of the 55 grant proposals submitted, his was one chosen for funding. He receives a $2,000 award.