Biology Major Melanie Piller Receives an Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation Scholarship

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April 9, 2018

Third year Biology major Melanie Piller (shown on the left in the photo) is a recipient of an  Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation Scholarship. The grant provides Melanie with  $21,000 in stipend and travel for two summers and one academic year. Melanie's mentor, Sarah Kucenas, is also provided with an additional $5,000 to be used in direct support of Melanie's research efforts. Melanie is studying a signaling pathway in the developing nervous system that could have applications for the treatment of multiple sclerosis. To read the entire article, please click here. Congratulations, Melanie!

(Photo by Dan Addison, University Communications)