NC State’s Gold Standard
Four NC State undergraduates with a passion for research have won prestigious Goldwater Scholarships, placing them among the nation’s most promising young scientists and engineers.
The highly competitive scholarship, awarded to 496 college sophomores and juniors in April, provides up to $7,500 per academic year to cover tuition and eligible education expenses. Named for the late Arizona Sen. Barry Goldwater, the program seeks to strengthen the nation’s leadership in science and technology.
Meet NC State’s Goldwater Scholars