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2020 Award Winners


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Other Awards We Are Celebrating!

National Science Foundation Awards

Professional Awards

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Undergraduate - Departmental Summer Research Awards

Undergraduate - Departmental Academic Year Awards

Undergraduate - General Chemistry Awards

Undergraduate - Wisconsin ACS Local Section Awards

Undergraduate - Additional Awards

Undergraduate Poster Symposium Winners & Honorable Mentions

Mentorship Awards

Graduate Departmental Awards

Graduate Research Excellence Awards

Graduate Additional Awards

Graduate Student Faculty Liaison Committee Mentor Awards

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To celebrate our graduating Badger Chemists and because we are 3/4 of the way through our online celebration, let’s Jump Around!

Messages of Congratulations!

Congratulations to Leah Schaffer

Congratulations Sean Huth

Congratulations! Although we are not together to celebrate, I want you all to know just how incredibly proud I am of you! It has been my pleasure to get to know you and to be part of your journey as an undergrad. I’m excited to see where you go from here and wish you all the best with wherever your path may lead you! Katie McCullough, Undergraduate Chemistry Coordinator

Congratulations - You've learned from the best and become the best. We could not be more proud of this graduating class - now go out there and show the world what you can do! Keep your head held high and your goggles tight, and good luck! - Kurtis Casperson, General Chemistry Labs

Congratulations & best wishes to the Class of 2020. -Sam Pazicni

The future holds no promises, but rather mysteries and surprises. What you've learned will prepare you for both.

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Meet the Donors

Ackerman Scholarship

Donald & Mary Jane Ackerman

Undergraduate Award

ACS-Hach Land Grant

Clifford & Kitty Hach

Undergraduate Scholarship

Alfred L. Wilds Scholarship

Chester Davis

Undergraduate Scholarship

Andrew Dorsey Memorial Scholarship

Dr. David and Mrs. Klara Dorsey

Undergraduate Award

Dempsky Chemistry Scholarship

Kenneth Edmund Dempsky

Undergraduate Scholarship

Department of Chemistry Scholarship

Department of Chemistry

Undergraduate Scholarship

Don Brouse Memorial Scholarship

Margery Brouse

Undergraduate Scholarship

Eastman Summer Research Award

Eastman Chemical Company Research Division

Graduate Award

Edward J. Panek Memorial Scholarship

Mary Panek

Undergraduate Scholarship

Edwin M. and Kathryn M. Larsen Scholarship

Edwin & Kathryn Larsen

Undergraduate Scholarship

Eli Lilly Organic and Summer Fellowships

Eli Lilly and Company

Graduate Award

Eugene and Patricia Kreger Herscher Scholarship

Eugene & Patricia Kreger Herscher

Undergraduate Scholarship

Farrington Daniels Ethical Leadership Award

William & Virginia Hendrickson

Graduate Award

Gary Parr Memorial Award

Thelma Parr

Graduate Award

Hilldale-Holstrom Research Fellowship

Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Hirschfelder Prize

Elizabeth Hirschfelder

Graduate Award

Ieva L. Reich UnderGraduate Scholarship

James Berbee & Karen Walsh

Undergraduate Scholarship

James J. Leddy Scholarship

Undergraduate Scholarship

James Y. and Harriet P. Tong Scholarship in Chemistry

James Y. and Harriet P. Tong

Undergraduate Scholarship

John and Elizabeth Moore Award in General Chemistry

Professor John and Elizabeth Moore

Undergraduate Award

Karen M. Telander Undergraduate Research Award

Marc Muskavitch

Undergraduate Award

Mabel Duthey Reiner Scholarship

Undergraduate Scholarship

Margaret McLean Bender Scholarship

Undergraduate Scholarship

Martha Gunhild Week Scholarship

Undergraduate Scholarship

Michael W. McCoy Memorial Scholarship

Bill & Sue McCoy

Graduate Award

Pei Wang Fellowship

Pei Wang

Graduate Award

Richard Fischer Scholarship

Undergraduate Scholarship

Richard J. Boomer Student Support

Richard Boomer

Undergraduate/Graduate Award

Robert and Diane Paulick Undergraduate Scholarship

Robert & Diane Paulick

Undergraduate Scholarship

Robert Franklin Taylor Scholarship

Robert Frederick Taylor

Undergraduate Scholarship

Roger J. Carlson Graduate Award

Edward & Marjorie Carlson

Graduate Award

Saco Polymers Scholarship

Saco Polymers

Undergraduate Scholarship

Sam C. Slifkin Award in Chemistry

Sam Slifkin

Graduate Award

Stephen D. Morton Research Award

Stephen Morton

Mentor Award

Undergraduate Student Support In Chemistry Scholarship

Harold & Regine Deutsch

Undergraduate Scholarship

Wayland E. Noland Research Fellowship

Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Wisconsin ACS

American Chemical Society

Undergraduate Award

We are thankful for our generous donors

The Department of Chemistry is able to support students’ education and research activities because of our generous donors. If you’d like to support our mission to conduct world-class, groundbreaking research in the chemical sciences while offering the highest quality of education to undergraduate students, graduate students, and postdoctoral associates, consider a gift today! Learn More >>

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