Thursday, October 16, 2014: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
LACC 308AB (Los Angeles Convention Center)
Chris Cash, BA, Director of Student Services, Institute for Broadening Participation
Melanie Harrison, PhD, Water Quality Specialist, NOAA
Amanda Hintz, MS, Geologist, Cascade Water Resources
Heriberto Reynoso, BS, NSF REU participant, NASA MUST scholarship recipient, NASA Student Ambassador, NASA intern, University of Texas at Brownsville
Lamont Henderson, BS in progress, NASA Student Ambassador, Tuskegee University
Description: Hear from students who have secured scholarships, fellowships, and professional development to further their careers in science! A student panel will describe navigating the application process and making the most of opportunities associated with a variety of funders. Students seeking funding, research experience, and/or professional development should attend.