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Undergraduate Scholarship Award Recipients

Each year the Wisconsin Space Grant Consortium awards a number of undergraduate scholarships and graduate fellowships to the best and brightest college and university students from WSGC member and affiliate member institutions. Awards for the undergraduate scholarship are based on a commitment to space-related studies and an indication of an on-going or a proposed program of undergraduate space-related studies. WSGC is pleased to announce and congratulate the following students on their WSGC Undergraduate Scholarships:

 

2016-2017


Fall 2016 

Tyler Rasmussen
University of Wisconsin-Fox Valley
Majors: Mechanical Engineering

Ryan Kisiolek
University of Wisconsin-Sheboygan
Majors: Microbiology

Rickie Dodge
College of Menominee Nation
Majors: Mechanical Engineering and Business Administration

Spring 2017 

Celestine Ananda
Carthage College
Majors: Astrophysics

Karsten Hintz
University of Wisconsin- Stevens Point
Majors: Physics and Math

Nicole Jackson
MOSE
Majors: Electrical Engineering

Xavier James
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
Majors: Aerospace Engineering

Madeline Kothe
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Majors: Aerospace Engineering

Alecio Madrid
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Majors: Astrophysics

Jared Maraccini
MOSE
Majors: Mechanical Engineering

Evan Matel
University of Wisconsin-Parkside
Majors: Physics

Lisa Mowery
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Majors: Geophysics 

Sarah Parker
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Majors: Physics

Grant Petik
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Majors: Mechanical Engineering

Olivia Rasmussen
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Majors: Mechanical Engineering

Kaisa Taylor
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
Majors: Physics

Mark Vandenberg
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Majors: Mechanical Engineering

2015-2016


Spring 2016

Evan Dowling
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
Majors: Physics

Leah Fulmer
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Majors: Astrophysics

Logan Hess
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Majors: Physics

Nathaniel Hilliard
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Majors: Physics

Benjamin Hoscheit
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Majors: Astrophysics

Celeste Keith
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Majors: Astrophysics

Ian Jasso
University of Wisconsin-Sheboygan
Majors: Biochemistry

Jordan Ludyan
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Majors: Geoscience

Sarah Parker
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Majors: Physics

Nicholas Poole
Carthage College
Majors: Physics

Jessica Reukema
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Majors: Geology

Melanie Sorman
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Majors: Geology

Ashley Stewart
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Majors: Geology

Alexander Strange
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Majors: Aerospace Engineering

Fall 2015

Brian Eberwein
University of Wisconsin-Fox Valley
Majors: Mechanical Engineering
Advisor: Beth Johnson, Ph.D.

Joel Nielsen
Western Technical College
Majors: Biomedical Electronics
Advisor: Michael LeDocq, Ph.D.

Jeshanah Zolkowski
University of Wisconsin-Fox Valley
Majors: Biology
Advisor: Beth Johnson, Ph.D.

2014-2015


Christopher Christopherson
University of Wisconsin- Oshkosh
Majors: Physics
Advisor: Nadejda Kaltcheva

Trent Cybela
University of Wisconsin-Platteville
Majors: Mechanical Engineering
Advisor: P.B. Ravikumar

Nick Grosskopf
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
Majors: Physics
Advisor: Nadejda Kaltcheva

Jon Grotjahn
Western Technical College
Majors: Engineering

Jadee Kellogg
Ripon College
Majors: Physics
Advisor: Leah Simon

Nathan Klassen
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Majors: Physics

Melanie Sorman
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Majors: Geology
Advisor: Rex Hanger

Alexander Strange
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Majors: Engineering Mechanics

Tyler Timm
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
Majors: Computer Science
Advisor: Thomas Gendreau

Benjamin Vinz
University of Wisconsin
Majors: Physics
Advisor: Eric Gansen

Jennifer Witt
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Majors: Astronomy/Physics

2013-2014


Christopher Christopherson
University of Wisconsin- Oshkosh
Majors: Education and Astronomy
Advisor: Nadejda Kaltcheva

Brandon Melcher
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Majors: Physics and Astrophysics
Advisor: Peter Timbie

Cory Jackson
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Majors: Aeronautical/Aerospace
Advisor: Gail Coover

Robert Bradley
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Majors: Physics and Aeronautical/Aerospace
Advisor: Robert Benjamin

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