Peak to Peak alumna, Kristen McKibben has received a 2015 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Honorable Mention award in the area of Life Sciences-Biophysics.
Since 1952, NSF has provided fellowships to individuals selected early in their graduate careers based on their demonstrated potential for significant achievements in science and engineering. The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) is a critical program in NSF's overall strategy to develop the globally-engaged workforce necessary to ensure the nation's leadership in advancing science and engineering research and innovation.
HERE is more information about the 2015 awards. Included in the article is a link to a searchable list of recipients.