Saturday, April 15, 2017

Michigan student wins prestigious STEM scholarship

Omkar Shende ’18 of Troy has been awarded a one-year Goldwater Scholarship, the premier award for outstanding undergraduates interested in careers in mathematics, the natural sciences and engineering.

Goldwater Scholarships cover tuition, fees, room and board up to a maximum of $7,500 per year. Princeton's four recipients are among 240 scholarship winners selected from a field of 1,286 students nationwide.

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Congratulations to Omkar!