July 29, 2014

2012 Scholarships

Scholarship Awards

In 2012, the MBL awarded scholarships to 252 highly qualified students enabling them to participate in our discovery courses.

 

The Bruce and Betty Alberts Endowed Scholarship in Physiology

Srikant, Sriram, Harvard University

 

American Society for Cell Biology

Clark, Matthew S., University of Oregon

Garner, Aleena R., University of California, San Diego

Gutierrez, Natasha C., Rutgers University

Hartsock, Andrea E., University of Texas, Austin

Munoz, William A., The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Perez-Sanchez, Lizaida, University of Puerto Rico

Pieretti, Joyce, University of Chicago

Saenz, James P., MPI for Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics

 

Center for Modular Biology Fellows

Avsaroglu, Baris, Brandeis University

Chircus, Lauren M., Stanford University

Gutierrez, Natasha C., Rutgers University

Preciado Lopez, Magdalena, FOM Institute AMOLF

Saenz, James P., MPI for Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics

Sheung, Janet Y., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

 

Biology Club of the College of the City of New York

Lafon, Belen, City College of the City University of New York

 

John & Elisabeth Buck Endowed Scholarship

Gerardin, Ylaine L., Harvard University

Jurgensen, Sofia, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

Klein, Matthew E., Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Schubotz, Florence, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

 

C. Lalor Burdick Scholarship

Piekarski, David J., University of California Berkeley

 

Max M. Burger Endowed Scholarship

Arzate, Rodrigo M., Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM)

Hockman, Dorit, University of Cambridge

Yang, Qiong, Stanford University

 

Burroughs Wellcome Fund Endowment

Andenmatten, Nicole, University of Glasgow

Burda, Paul C., University of Bern

Guizetti, Julien, Institut Pasteur

Imhof, Simon, University of Bern

Kortagere, Sandhya, Drexel University College of Medicine

Mueller, Christina V., University of Geneva

Pham, James S., University of Melbourne

Pyrih, Jan, Charles University

Silmon de Monerri, Natalie, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Yap, Shu Lin Sally, Nanyang Technological University

 

Burroughs Wellcome Fund-Biology of Parasitism Course

Andenmatten, Nicole, University of Glasgow

Burda, Paul C., University of Bern

Domingo Sananes, Maria Rosa, University of Oxford

Gretes, Michael C., Oregon State University

Guizetti, Julien, Institut Pasteur

Kortagere, Sandhya, Drexel University College of Medicine

Mueller, Christina V., University of Geneva

Silmon de Monerri, Natalie, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

 

Burroughs Wellcome Fund-Molecular Mycology Course

Bertuzzi, Margherita, Imperial College London

Gratacap, Remi M., University of Maine

Henderson, Allen, University of California, San Francisco

Hewitt, Victoria L., Monash University

Krishnan, Karthik M., University of Cincinnati

Luallen, Robert J., University of California, San Diego

Misener, Amanda L., SUNY University at Buffalo

Perez-Sanchez, Lizaida, University of Puerto Rico

Potrykus, Joanna, University of Aberdeen

Roy, Babhrubahan, Jawaharlal Nehru Center For Advanced Scientific Research

Snarr, Brendan D., McGill University

Sun, Sheng, Duke University Medical Center

Taff, Heather T., University of Wisconsin – Madison

Van Hauwenhuyse, Frederique, Laboratory of Molecular Cell Biology KU Leuven

Zhai, Bing, Texas A&M University

 

Gary N. Calkins Memorial Scholarship

Deshwar, Ashish R., University of Toronto

 

The Company of Biologists Ltd Scholarship

Mathewson, Andrew W., Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Roy, Priti, Indian Institute of Technology

Truebano Garcia, Manuela, Plymouth University

 

Edwin Grant Conklin Memorial Fund

Arzate, Rodrigo M., Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM)

 

Course Funds
Aizen, Yosi (Joseph), The University of Texas at Austin

Akhmetova, Laila, Harvard University

Ali, Amal Jehad, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

Andenmatten, Nicole, University of Glasgow

Andrikou, Carmen, Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn di Napoli

Aneke, John Chinawaeze, Federal Medical Center

Bacanamwo, Methode, Morehouse School of Medicine

Barros, Flavia R. O., University of Sao Paulo

Bello Melo, Samir A., University of Puerto Rico

Beymer, Matthew A., Stony Brook University

Binder, Natalie K., University of Melbourne

Buckley, Katherine M., University of Toronto

Caballero Campo, Pedro M., Unidad de Reproduccion Humana, Clinica Tambre

Calderon, Esther L., University of Illinois at Chicago

Canovas Bernabe, Sebastian, Laboratorio Andaluz de Reprogramacion (LARCEL)

Chen, Guangbo, Stowers Institute for Medical Research

Chmatal, Lukas, University of Pennsylvania

Clark, Matthew S., University of Oregon

Collombet, Samuel, IBENS

Desai, Swapna S., National Institute for Research in Reproductive Health

Dorniak, Piotr L., Washington State University

Elia, Evelin M., Centre for Pharmacological and Botanical Studies

Feuda, Roberto, National University of Ireland Maynooth

Fish, Jennifer L., University of California, San Francisco

Francis, Michael P., LifeNet Health Institute of Regenerative Medicine

Gervasi, Maria Gracia, Ctr for Pharm & Botanical Studies (CEFyBO-CON)

Gomez, Carlos, Centro Andaluz de Biologia del Desarrollo

Guimaraes, Pedro E.M., Biology National Laboratory

Hindley, Christopher J., University of Freiburg

Jensen, Jesper D., Hagedorn Research Institute, Novo Nordisk

Jiang, Pengyao, University of Chicago

Ketkar, Alhad Ashok, National Institute for Research in Reproductive Health

Kwan, Chun Wai, University of Chicago

Macias, Silvio, Havana University

Matsuoka, Akihiiro J., Northwestern University

Munoz, William A., The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Nicholls, Peter K., Prince Henry’s Institute

Nozue, Kazunari, University of California Davis

Palmer, Melody R., University of Washington

Piekarski, David J., University of California Berkeley

Preciado Lopez, Magdalena, FOM Institute AMOLF

Puri, Sanjeev, Panjab University

Riddiford, Nick A., National University of Ireland, Galway

Ridgway, Iain, Bangor University

Sanchez-Ferras, Oraly, University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM)

Schwendinger-Schreck, Jamie K., Yale University

Shen, Ching-Han, Harvard University

Shlyueva, Daria, Research Institute of Molecular Pathology

Siemieniuch, Marta J., Inst of Animal Reproduction & Food Research of PAS

Su, Renwei, Michigan State University

Swann, Jeremy B., Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics

Tahtamouni, Lubna H., The Hashemite University

Tong, Xiajing, Massachusetts General Hospital

Tsukahara, Tatsuya, University of Tokyo

Vilarino, Marcela, Fundacion IRAUy

Vrooman, Lisa A., Washington State University

Ye, Wenduo, Tulane University

 

Bernard Davis Endowed Scholarship Fund

Brigham, Brian A., Queens College, City University of New York

 

William F. and Irene C. Diller Memorial Fund

Caldas, Gina V., Colorado State University

Place, Elsie S., MRC National Institute of Medical Research

Yang, Qiong, Stanford University

 

Mac V. Edds, Jr. Endowed Scholarship Fund

Barriga, Elías H., Universidad Andres Bello

 

Gerald D. & Ruth L. Fischbach Endowed Scholarship

Younts, Thomas J., Albert Einstein College of Medicine

 

Caswell Grave Scholarship Fund

Callander, Davon C., Oregon State University

Dent, Lucas G., Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Deshwar, Ashish R., University of Toronto

Mathewson, Andrew W., Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

 

Thomas B. Grave and Elizabeth F. Grave Scholarship

Antopolskiy, Sergey L., International School For Advanced Studies

Chung, SueYeon, Harvard University

Collins, Nichole M., Harvard University

Dent, Lucas G., Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Griffiths, Annabel G.M., Cambridge University

Hasegawa, Keisuke, National Cancer Institute/NIH

Lafon, Belen, City College of the City University of New York

Prevo, Bram, VU University Amsterdam

 

Daniel S. and Edith T. Grosch Scholarship Fund

Abreu, Fernanda A., Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ)

 

Aline D. Gross Scholarship Fund

Caldas, Gina V., Colorado State University

 

William Randolph Hearst Educational Endowment

Arzate, Rodrigo M., Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM)

Barriga, Elías H., Universidad Andres Bello

Bremer, Juliane EI, University of Pennsylvania

Brombin, Alessandro, Centre National pour la Recherche Scientifique

Ceyhan, Ozge, Harvard University, Children’s Hospital Boston

Di Bella, Daniela J., Fundacion Instituto Leloir

Gomez de la Torre Canny, Sol, Rice University

Liu, Chang, Shanghai Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology

McKey, Jennifer C., Universite Montpellier 1 / INSERM

Mesquita, Duarte, Instituto de Medicina Molecular

Pfister, Katherine E., University of Virginia

Place, Elsie S., MRC National Institute of Medical Research

Ritter, Alex T., National Institutes of Health/University of Cambridge

Roy, Priti, Indian Institute of Technology

Tsukahara, Tatsuya, University of Tokyo

Wacongne, Catherine, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie

 

Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Abu Shah, Enas, Technion University

Arzate, Rodrigo M., Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM)

Gunzenhauser, Julia, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne

Hernandez-Lopez, Rogelio A., Harvard University

Jurgensen, Sofia, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

Lane, Andrew B., University of Minnesota

Lino, Noelia G., IFIBYNE (CONICET-University of Buenos Aires)

Macias, Silvio, Havana University

Rodrigues, Ludmila B., University of Sao Paulo

Styer, Amy L., University of Georgia

 

International Brain Research Organization

Danborno, Barnabas, Ahmadu Bello University

Jurgensen, Sofia, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

Lino, Noelia G., IFIBYNE (CONICET – University of Buenos Aires)

Macias, Silvio, Havana University

Magani, Fiorella, Universidad de Buenos Aires

Nikbakht Nasrabadi, Nader, International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA)

Rodrigues, Ludmila B., University of Sao Paulo

Vera, Jorge A., University of Chile

 

Kurt and Rhoda Isselbacher Endowed Scholarship Fund

Lino, Noelia G., IFIBYNE (CONICET – University of Buenos Aires)

 

Holger & Friederun Jannasch Scholarship in Microbial Diversity

El Khawand, Myriam, University of East Anglia

 

Benjamin Kaminer Scholarship

Abu Shah, Enas, Technion University

Reifenstein, Eric T., Humboldt-University Berlin

Ribeiro, Alice Helena dos Reis, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

Sun, Nuo, Georgetown University

Yang, Qiong , Stanford University

 

Arthur Klorfein Scholarship and Fellowship Fund

Antopolskiy, Sergey L., International School For Advanced Studies

Dennis, Emily J., The Rockefeller University

Ribeiro, Alice Helena dos Reis, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

van Griethuijsen, Linnea I.N.N, Tufts University

Younts, Thomas J., Albert Einstein College of Medicine

 

Frank R. Lillie Fellowship and Scholarship Fund

Barriga, Elías H., Universidad Andres Bello

Callander, Davon C., Oregon State University

Di Bella, Daniela J., Fundacion Instituto Leloir

Hu, Yu, University of Washington

Janetzko, John C., Harvard University

Ribeiro, Alice Helena dos Reis, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

 

Jacques Loeb Founders’ Scholarship Fund

Griffiths, Annabel G.M., Cambridge University

 

S.O. Mast Memorial Fund

Hockman, Dorit, University of Cambridge

Pfister, Katherine E., University of Virginia

Tani, Saori, Kobe University

 

MBL Associates Endowed Scholarship Fund

Larsen, Steffen, Aarhus University

 

MBL Pioneers Scholarship Fund

Mesquita, Duarte, Instituto de Medicina Molecular

Mugoni, Vera, University of Turin

Torti, Andrea, Aarhus University

Yamanaka, Iori, Nagoya University

 

MCN -NIH Grant

Aljadeff, Johnatan, University of California San Diego

Brendel, Wieland, Champalimaud Institute

Cayco Gajic, Natasha A., University of Washington

Hadizadeh, Shirin, University of British Columbia

Hewage, Emil, University of Cambridge

Hu, Yu, University of Washington

Kitch, Lacey J., Stanford University

Liu, Liu (Dave) D., McGill University

Mackevicius, Emily L., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Moshkovitz, Michal, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Naumann, Eva A., Harvard University/Champaulimaud

Reifenstein, Eric T., Humboldt-University Berlin

Resnik, Jennifer, Weizmann Institute of Science

Saunders, Arpiar B., Harvard Medical School

Wacongne, Catherine, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie

 

Microbial Diversity Endowment Fund

Hausladen, Debra M., Stanford University

 

Microbial Diversity -DOE grant

Brown Kav, Aya ,Tel Aviv University

Whitman, Thea L., Cornell University

Wolfson, Sarah J., Rutgers University

Zhang, Ying, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

 

Lorus J. & Margery J. Milne Scholarship

Ayloo, Swathi, University of Pennsylvania

Deshwar, Ashish R., University of Toronto

Gross, Peter, MPI for Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics

Henderson, Allen, University of California, San Francisco

Macias, Silvio, Havana University

McKey, Jennifer C., Universite Montpellier 1 / INSERM

Ruane, Sharon F., University of Oxford

Stern, Merav, Hebrew University

Venero Galanternik, Marina, University of Utah

Wacongne, Catherine, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie

Zattara, Eduardo E., University of Maryland, College Park

 

The Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation

Abreu, Fernanda A., Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ)

Hausladen, Debra M., Stanford University

Kraft, Beate M,ax Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology

Larsen, Steffen, Aarhus University

Schubotz, Florence, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Thiele, Stefan, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology

 

Frank Morrell Endowed Memorial Scholarship

Blot, Antonin, Ecole Normale Superieure

Glenn, David, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

 

Mountain Memorial Fund Scholarship

Bodor, Dani, Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciencia

Collins, Nichole M., Harvard University

Gunzenhauser, Julia, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne

 

NASA-Microbial Diversity Course

Brigham, Brian A., Queens College, City University of New York

Gravuer, Kelly L., University of California, Davis

 

Neurobiology – NIH Grant

Glenn, David, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

Henry, Fredrick E., University of Michigan

Klein, Matthew E., Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Larsen, Rylan S., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Myers, Katherine, University of California, Los Angeles

Park, Hye Yoon, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University

Priya, Rashi, New York University

Shen, Ching-Han, Harvard University

Younts, Thomas J., Albert Einstein College of Medicine

 

Neuroinformatics – NIH Grant

Behroozmand, Roozbeh, University of Iowa

Brocker, David T., Duke University

Chaplin, Tristan A., Monash University

Chauviere, Laetitia Alexia, New York University

Connolly, Allison T., University of Minnesota

Danziger, Zachary C., Duke University

Esmaeili, Vahid, SISSA

Fassihizakeri, Arash, SISSA

Fukunaga, Izumi, MPI for Medical Research

Huo, Bingxing, Pennsylvania State University

Kanemoto, Yuya, University College London

Kropf, Pascal Saeed, MNI, McGill University

Li, Yin, University of Pennsylvania

Mathuru, Ajay S., Neuroscience Research Partnership

Nauvel, Tanya J., Weill Cornell Medical College

Payne, Lisa, Brandeis University

Puvvada, Krishna C., University of Maryland, College Park

Schmidt, Loren J., Case Western Reserve University

Smith, Jackson E.T., McGill University

Strong, Melissa K., University of Washington

Wei, Helen S., University of Rochester

Wernle, Tanja, Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience

Wilson, Alyssa M., Harvard University

Wilson, Charles R.E., Stem Cell & Brain Research Institute

 

NS&B -NIH Grant

Bruno, Angela M., Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science

Dennis, Emily J., The Rockefeller University

McCulloch, Kyle J., University of California, Irvine

Perkins, Matthew H., Mount Sinai School of Medicine

The, Lydia, University of California Berkeley

Wallace, Michael L., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

 

National Science Foundation -Microbial Diversity

Brigham, Brian A., Queens College, City University of New York

Gerardin, Ylaine L., Harvard University

Greenspan, Alex, University of California, Davis

Smith, Heidi J., Montana State University

Suter, Elizabeth A., Stony Brook University

Wolfson, Sarah J., Rutgers University

 

Pfizer Inc. Endowed Scholarship

Brown Kav, Aya, Tel Aviv University

Di Bella, Daniela J., Fundacion Instituto Leloir

Greenspan, Alex, University of California, Davis

Sheung, Janet Y., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Truebano Garcia, Manuela, Plymouth University

Whitman, Thea L., Cornell University

 

Physiology -NIH Grant

Chircus, Lauren M., Stanford University

Gao, Liang, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Higgins, Christopher D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Kourkoutis, Lena F., Cornell University

Lane, Andrew B., University of Minnesota

Nordenfelt, Pontus, Harvard Medical School

Preciado Lopez, Magdalena, FOM Institute AMOLF

Prevo, Bram, VU University Amsterdam

Seldin, Lindsey N., Duke University

Sheung, Janet Y., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Swaminathan, Vinay Shankar, NHLBI/NIH

 

William Townsend Porter Scholarship

Bacanamwo, Methode, Morehouse School of Medicine

Cantu, Marcos A., University of California Irvine

Clark, Matthew S., University of Oregon

Conover, Gloria M., Texas A&M University

Garner, Aleena R., University of California, San Diego

Gutierrez, Natasha C., Rutgers University

Hartsock, Andrea E., University of Texas, Austin

Munoz, William A., The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Perez-Sanchez, Lizaida, University of Puerto Rico

Pieretti, Joyce, University of Chicago

Saenz, James P., MPI for Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics

 

Lola Ellis Robertson Endowed Scholarship

Abu Shah, Enas , Technion University

Huse, Holly K., University of Texas at Austin

Neto da Silva, Ricardo M., University College London

Recher, Gaelle, CNRS

Rubin, Alon, Weizmann Institute of Science

 

Florence C. Rose and S. Meryl Rose Endowed Scholarship Fund

Di Bella, Daniela J., Fundacion Instituto Leloir

Katzen, Abraham W., University of Oregon

 

Ruth Sager Memorial Scholarship

Abu Shah, Enas, Technion University

Chircus, Lauren M., Stanford University

 

Howard A. Schneiderman Endowed Scholarship

Gravuer, Kelly L., University of California, Davis

 

Segal/Mastroianni/Koide Scholarship

Palmer, Melody R., University of Washington

 

Milton L. Shifman Endowed Scholarship

Avsaroglu, Baris, Brandeis University

Ayloo, Swathi, University of Pennsylvania

Baldwin, Zachary H., American Museum of Natural History

Chen, Christopher H., Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Genco, Maria C., Brandeis University

Gerardin, Ylaine L., Harvard University

Gu, Xiao Wei Wendy, University of Cambridge

Hadizadeh, Shirin, University of British Columbia

Hernandez-Lopez, Rogelio A., Harvard University

Kourkoutis, Lena F., Cornell University

Lau, Wang Chi, Chinese University of Hong Kong

Lee, John A., Trinity College Dublin

Nordenfelt, Pontus, Harvard Medical School

Perkins, Matthew H., Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Roy, Priti, Indian Institute of Technology

Thiele, Stefan, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology

Uppuluri, Priya, University of Texas at San Antonio

Whitman, Thea L., Cornell University

 

Society for Developmental Biology

Tani, Saori, Kobe University

Truebano Garcia, Manuela. Plymouth University

Venero Galanternik, Marina, University of Utah

Zattara, Eduardo E., University of Maryland, College Park

 

Marjorie R. Stetten Scholarship Fund

Caldas, Gina V., Colorado State University

 

Jane Lazarow Stetten Endowed Scholarship

Kourkoutis, Lena F., Cornell University

 

Horace W. Stunkard Scholarship Fund

Gomez de la Torre Canny, Sol, Rice University

Katzen, Abraham W., University of Oregon

Magani, Fiorella, Universidad de Buenos Aires

 

Surdna Foundation Scholarship

Liu, Chang, Shanghai Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology

Rodrigues, Ludmila B., University of Sao Paulo

Senatore, Adriano, University of Waterloo

van Griethuijsen, Linnea I.N.N, Tufts University

 

Eva Szent-Gyorgyi Scholarship Fund

Ayloo, Swathi, University of Pennsylvania

 

John & Madeleine Trinkaus Endowed Scholarship

Callander, Davon C., Oregon State University

Clark, Matthew S., University of Oregon

 

Selman A. Waksman Endowed Scholarship in Microbial Diversity

Kraft, Beate, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology

 

The Wellcome Trust

Dangoudoubiyam, Sriveny, University of Kentucky

Ersching, Jonatan, Universidade de Sao Paulo

Verlinden, Bianca K., University of Pretoria

Yap, Shu Lin Sally, Nanyang Technological University

 

William Morton Wheeler Family Founders’ Scholarship

McKey, Jennifer C., Universite Montpellier 1 / INSERM

 

Walter L. Wilson Endowed Scholarship Fund

Gunzenhauser, Julia, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne

 

Zebrafish -NIH Grant

Fame, Ryann M., Harvard University

Hochmuth, Christine E., University of California, San Diego

Janetzko, John C., Harvard University

Mikeladze-Dvali, Tamara, Ludwig-Maximillians-Universitat Munchen

Mucha-Le Ny, Bettina E., Childrens’ Hospital of Philadelphia

Oikonomou, Grigorios, California Institute of Technology

Petersen, Sarah C., Washington University in St. Louis

Skaggs, Kaia (Kathryn) A., University of Michigan

Tabor, Kathryn M., University of Washington

Wollman, Roy, Stanford University

Yang, Qiong, Stanford University