PhD Finishing Fellowships
The BRC Finishing Fellowships were established to provide financial support to PhD students in their final year of their program. Applicants must have been supported by BRC affiliated external research grants for at least three years. Applications are accepted on a continuous basis with fellowships being awarded as needed.
Finishing Fellowship Application
Finishing Fellowship Guidelines
2015 PhD Finishing Fellowship Recipients
Sandra Owusu - $2,500; Spring 2015 Semester (SFRES, Gailing)
2014 PhD Finishing Fellowship Recipients
Connor McCarthy - $5,000; Summer 2014 semester (Biomed, Goldman/Frost)
Maria Tafur - $2,500; Fall 2014 semester (Chem Eng, Heldt)
Venkataramana Pidatala - $2,500; Summer 2014 semester (Biology, Datta)
2012 PhD Finishing Fellowship Recipients
Yiru Chen - $5,000; Fall 2011 semester (SFRES, Busov)
BRC Travel Grants
The Biotechnology Research Center continues to offer travel grants twice during the academic year to assist Michigan Tech undergraduate students, graduate students and post-docs who present their research at national or international conferences.
The deadline to apply is October 15, 2015.
Travel Grant Application
Travel Grant Guidelines
Travel Grant Recipients
BRC Research Forum
The BRC sponsors an annual Research Forum for graduate and undergraduate students to highlight their research. The Eleventh Annual Research Forum was held October 22-23, 2014. Forty-one graduate and undergraduate students submitted abstracts and posters. Three students also gave oral presentations.