Recent University-Funded Scholarship Awards
Calderon, Lindsay (Biological Sciences). Anticancer Agent Directed Towards Cellular Overexpression of the LHRH Receptor. $10,000.
Elnahas, Ahmed (Accounting, Finance, and Information Systems). Grieve or Greed: Insider Trading and CEO Succession. $10,000.
Incera, Sara (Psychology). Three Pilot Studies: Does speakers’ appearance influence listeners’ ratings of foreign accents. $9,903.
Makecha, Radhika (Psychology). Assessing the effects of a Cognition Based Education Program. $7,592.
Pierce, Marcia (Biological Sciences). The Effect of Estrus Cycle on Microbiota Composition and Listeria Monocytogenes Infection in Murine Models. $3,973.
Settimi, John (Agriculture). Economic, Animal and Agronomic Analyses of Winter Cover Crop Grazing and Termination Strategies. $8,912.
Kim, Dae Wook (Computer Science). EKUMiner: Machine Learning-Based Predictive Analytics of University Enrollment. $2,886.
Richter, Stephen (Biological Sciences). Ecology and Management of Copperheads in aHuman Use Area of Appalachian Kentucky. $3,000.
Ritchison, Gary (Biological Sciences). Effect of the Timing of Breeding, Number of Fledglings, and Male Provisioning Behavior on the Number of Nesting Attempts By Female Eastern Bluebirds. $2,958.
Skubik-Peplaski,Camille (Occupational Therapy). The Effects of Occupation-Based Interventions vs Handwriting Interventions on Children's Handwriting. $2,996.
Benjamin Freed (Anthropology, Sociology, Social Work). Ecological Study of Lemurs in Madagascar. $3,000.
Brown, David (Biological Sciences). Do Invasive Plants Benefit a Wintering Songbird?: Page Charges for Northeastern Naturalist. $360.
Clint Pinion (Environmental Health Science). Pesticide Contamination in Urban Beehives. $5,636.
Gary Ritchison (Biological Sciences). Factors Influencing Pre-Fledging Mass Recession of Eastern Bluebirds. $2,960.
Jamie Fredericks (Chemistry). Direct PCR Analysis from Blood Stained Concrete. $3,000.
Jason Marion (Environmental Health Science). Evaluation of Antibiotic Residues in Milk from Kenyan Milk ATMs. $2,999.
Jon Endonino (Anthropology, Sociology, and Social Work). Tomoka Archaelogy Project Stage Iib. $2,986.
Jonathan Malzone (Geosciences). Surface Water and Groundwater Sources of Nutrients in Landscapes with Thin Soils. $9,059.
Michael Bradley (Recreation and Park Administration). Perceptions of Black Bear Management in Kentucky's Appalachia. $2,666.
Renee Causey-Upton (Occupational Therapy). Pre-Operative Education for Total Knee Replacement. $2,986.
Yangxuan Liu (Agriculture). A Risk Analysis of Precision Farming for Tomato Production. $1,958.