Clark School Home UMD
ECE

ECE News Story

ECE Student Laura Freyman Earns NSF Fellowship

ECE Student Laura Freyman Earns NSF Fellowship

Laura Freyman
Laura Freyman

Laura Freyman, a student in the Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) Department, was one of 11 Clark School students to be awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship.

Laura previously participated in the ECE MERIT summer research internship program in 2008, and was among the students included on the Fall 2010 Dean's List.

The Graduate Research Fellowship Program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based master's and doctoral degrees at accredited U.S. institutions.

Fellows benefit from a three-year annual stipend of $30,000 along with a $10,500 cost of education allowance for tuition and fees, opportunities for international research and professional development, and the freedom to conduct their own research at any accredited U.S. institution of graduate education they choose.

NSF Fellows are anticipated to become knowledge experts who can contribute significantly to research, teaching, and innovations in science and engineering.

For more information about the NSF Graduate Research Fellows program, visit www.nsfgrfp.org.

April 28, 2011


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

Khaligh is General Chair of 2016 IEEE APEC Conference

UMD-led Team Advances in SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition

UMD Accepted to DOE’s 2017 Solar Decathlon Competition

Alum Xiaobo Tan named 'Foundation Professor' at Michigan State

Jonathan Simon gives keynote speech at SPIRE workshop

Babadi Wins NSF CAREER Award

UMD Students Head to SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition Design Weekend

Pal Receives NSF CAREER Award

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts