Allison Barnes Receives USDA Predoctoral Fellowship

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Wed, 04/18/2018 - 08:44

April 17, 2018 -- Allison Barnes (Biochemistry Graduate Student in Dr. Rebecca Roston Lab) received a USDA Predoctoral Fellowship.

  • The NIFA Fellowships Program provides fellowships to outstanding pre- and postdoctoral students in the food, agricultural, natural resources, and human sciences.
  • Prepare the next generation of scientists through fellowships, including doctoral and postdoctoral fellowships. 
  • Focuses on developing technical and functional competence for predoctoral students; and the research independence and teaching credentials of postdoctoral students.
  • USDA NIFA AFRI Predoctoral fellowship titled: Membrane stability in times of stress: activation of SENSITIVE TO FREEZING2
  • 2 years, $95,000
  • Funds salary, research expenses, and travel