Accolades

Harrison Undergraduate Research Award

The University of Virginia's Harrison Undergraduate Research Award program funds outstanding undergraduate research projects conducted by current first-, second-, and third-year full-time UVA undergraduate students who work under the guidance of a University of Virginia faculty member. Each recipient plans and implements a substantial and significant research project. Applicants are urged to think creatively in designing their research projects and applications that integrate different areas and approaches are encouraged. More information about this award is available here. The following Neuroscience Majors have been recipients of this award:

2018-2019 Recipients, Listed Alphabetically (Graduation Class)

Patrick Andrews (2019)         

Calli Bellinger (2019)

Samantha Crowley (2020)

Diogo Miguel Goncalves Fortes (2019)

Madison Hecht (2019)

Dove Johnson (2020)

Aman Kapadia (2019)

Sara Martin (2019)

Mary Milam (2019)

Rahul Patel (2019)

Alisha Sahu (2019)

Jimmy Woznak (2019)

2017-2018 Recipients, Listed Alphabetically (Grauation Class)

Joseph Ephrem (2018)           

Lucy Jin (2018)

Alex Lupi (2018)


Double Hoo Research Grant Recipients

The Double Hoo Research Grant supports pairs of undergraduate and graduate scholars seeking to pursue research together. The program is intended to encourage collaborative interaction between the undergraduate and graduate communities throughout the University. These collaborations provide opportunities for more advanced research for undergraduates and valuable mentoring experiences for the graduate student. More information about this award may be found here. These Neuroscience Majors have been recipients of this award:

Kate Haynes (Class of 2019) For her project in collaboration with Caroline Kelsey (Psychology-Grad).

Eileen Zheng (Class of 2019)


Rahul Patel (Class of 2019): awarded the Schwager Scholarship, which supports ten weeks of summer research in a UVA biology laboratory or at the Mountain Lake Biological Station under the direction of a Biology faculty mentor.


McKenzie Prillaman (Class of 2017): received the UVA College Minerva Award which funds scholarly projects conducted by College students during the summer.


Aman Manglamurti (Class of 2017): awarded a Hutcheson Foundation Undergraduate Summer Research Fellowship.