April 24, 2018
Hal Holmes wins prestigious Schmidt Science Fellows award
Hal Holmes, a doctoral candidate of Bioengineering working with NanoES Director Karl Böhringer, has been selected as one of 14 Schmidt Science Fellows in the inaugural year of this prestigious program initiated by Eric and Wendy Schmidt. As stated on their website, the “Schmidt Science Fellows program aims to expand the horizons of the next generation of leaders and innovators in the natural sciences, engineering, mathematics, and computing. It enhances the ability of the world’s most promising new scientists to develop cutting-edge research, and equip them with the skills to serve as leaders in their fields and in society.” Schmidt Science Fellows receive a generous postdoctoral stipend and attend four global meetings at the world’s leading academic institutions.