Joanne Fahey | June 18 ,2019
Twenty-one students have been announced as awardees of the Naughton Fellowships for 2019. The research fellowships were awarded to undergraduate and master's students from the University of Notre Dame and from five universities in Ireland. This year’s winners from Notre Dame represent three colleges and schools.
Speaking about this year’s awardees, Brian Baker, the Rev. John A. Zahm Professor of Structural Biology and director of the Naughton Fellowships, said, “The Naughton Fellowships’ candidate pool gets stronger every year and I am thrilled to note that this year was no different. Our diverse students represent the best and brightest from across Ireland and the University of Notre Dame. I look forward to witnessing their ongoing and forthcoming research achievements.”
The 2019 Naughton Fellowship awardees are as follows:
Evan Cannon, who has a bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering from the National University of Ireland, Galway, will complete the Engineering, Science and Technology Entrepreneurship Excellence Masters (ESTEEM) program at the University of Notre Dame.
Niamh Collins, who has a bachelor’s degree in electrical and electronic engineering from the University College Cork, will complete the ESTEEM program at Notre Dame.
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