Tag: EPA fellowship

Good to GRO: We’ve got more on student’s $50K fellowship

We told you here recently about UW-Green Bay senior Robyn Nielsen, who is the University’s first-ever student to earn a $50,000 Greater Research Opportunities (GRO) Fellowship from the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). As part of the award, the Environmental Policy and Planning and Environmental Science double-major receives $20,700 per year of academic support […]

From farm to fellowship: Student earns $50K EPA award

Wisconsin has quickly become No. 1 in the country for organic dairy and beef farms. Public demand has led to rapid development of organic farms across the state. While organic agriculture produces a quality product that consumers can feel good about, the fact remains that organic agriculture still produces waste. And that’s where UW-Green Bay’s […]

Credit Wenger, Levintova with assists on student’s $50,000 EPA award

We shared news in last week’s Log Extra that UW-Green Bay senior Robyn Nielsen is the University’s first-ever recipient of a Greater Research Opportunities Fellowship from the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The $50,000 fellowship provides up to $20,700 per year of academic support for the student’s junior and senior years and $8,600 for […]

UW-Green Bay senior earns $50K EPA research fellowship

UW-Green Bay senior Robyn Nielsen is the University’s first-ever recipient of a Greater Research Opportunities (GRO) Fellowship from the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Nielsen, who is double-majoring in Environmental Policy and Planning and Environmental Science, recently received final notification of the $50,000 fellowship, which provides up to $20,700 per year of academic support […]

EPA fellowships seen as good match for UW-Green Bay students

Robert Wenger, professor emeritus of Natural and Applied Sciences, was in Washington, D.C., last week where he participated in the work of an Environmental Protection Agency proposal review panel. The panelists reviewed proposals submitted under the GRO Fellowship Program. Wenger reports that the GRO (Greater Research Opportunities) Program is tailor-made for qualified UW-Green Bay undergraduate […]