Undergraduate Awards

Goldwater Scholarships: The 2019 scholarships were presented to Andrea Cheng and Linda Zuckerman.

ACS Undergraduate Award in Inorganic Chemistry: Given to a research-active senior working in the field of inorganic chemistry.  The 2019 award was presented to Hannah Murphy.

ACS Undergraduate Award in Physical Chemistry: Given to a research-active senior working in the field of physical chemistry.  The 2018 award was presented to Connor Gallacher.

Departmental Service Award: Given to seniors for their time and contributions to the department.  The 2019 award was presented to Jayraj Patel.

College Prize for Excellence: To recognize the graduating senior with the highest academic achievement in each department or program. The 2018 award was presented to Andrea Rustad.

Mason Memorial Scholarships and Awards: For students who demonstrate outstanding achievement in their undergraduate studies. The Mason Memorial Scholarship Fund, established in memory of Professor J. Philip Mason, former chairman of the Department, supports the Mason Award. The 2018 awards were presented to Chen Cheng Qi and Anna Manevich.

American Institute of Chemists Award: This is awarded for excellence in research. This year the award went to Jada White.

Undergraduate Merck Index Award: Awarded for excellence in the research of organic chemistry, this year’s award was Ryan Meehan.

Undergraduate Award in Organic Chemistry: Provided by the ACS Division of Organic Chemistry. Awarded to a student who has shown excellence in this area through classwork and/or research in Organic Chemistry. The 2019 award was presented to Jesse Mendoza.

Undergraduate Research Symposium Presentation Award: presented by the Department of Chemistry to recognize the outstanding presentation at the Undergraduate Research Symposium. The 2019 award was presented to Jada White.