The Minnesota Chapter of ARCS Foundation supports scholars from the University of Minnesota. All are selected by their respective schools and meet ARCS Foundation’s high standards of academic excellence.
ARCS Foundation Scholar Awards are presented each October, and provide Scholars with $5,000 per year, for two to three years depending on the specific Award mechanism.
2018 - 2019 Scholars
ARCS Foundation Minnesota is honored to present awards to four outstanding scholars chosen by the scholar selection committees in the Departments of Biomedical Engineering; Computer Science; and Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Biophysics at the University of Minnesota.
Elizabeth (Lizzy) Crist
Richard Pyle, MD, Scholar Award Biomedical Engineering
Second-year graduate student in Dr. David Wood’s Living Devices Lab
Studying cancer cell migration and role in metastisis
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