2017 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program Notification

The Department of Computer Science would like to recognize our Ph.D. student, Aaron Willcock, who is a student under the direction of Dr. Nathan Fisher. He participated in a national competition, and received an Honorable Mention for the 2017 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP). Less than 30% of GRFP applicants are awarded a fellowship or an honorable mention.

The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency that was created to promote the progress of and support all the fields of fundamental science and engineering, with the exception of medical sciences. The NSF is important because they support people and basic research in order to create intelligence that transforms the future.