Katy McIntyre receives NSF-GFRP award!

Katy McIntyre, 1st year CMB PhD student in Cris Argueso’s lab in BSPM has been awarded the prestigious 2017 NSF-GFRP Fellowship.  Research in the Argueso lab focuses on how plants adapt to environmental stress and infection.

Three CMB students currently hold NSF-GFRP awards which provide a stipend of $34,000 per year for three years, plus tuition and fees.  Just 15% of the 13,000 applicants received an award this year.

Congratulations to Katy!!