WISE is proud to announce a new award. The WISE Graduate Student Research Award will recognize one outstanding woman graduate student in science, technology, engineering or mathematics. The award will be presented at the annual WISE End of the Year Dinner (Tuesday, April 14, 2015) and come with a small monetary award and one-year membership to a professional organization.
Requirements for the award include:
1. Must be a current graduate student at UIC in any science, technology, engineering or mathematics field;
2. Must have presented at a professional meeting and/or have a paper published or in press between July 1, 2014 and June 30, 2015;
3. Must provide evidence as to how student’s work adds to her field of study;
4. Application (see below) must be filled out in full. Self-nominations are expected (step up, WISE women!), but nominations from research advisors and others are gratefully accepted;
5. Deadline is March 18, 2015 at 5 PM.