The Office of Competitive Post Graduate Fellowshiops congratulates TCNJ Mathematics major Rebecca Santorella, who has been selected as a 2016 Goldwater Scholar. Chemistry majors Sara Martin and Tanya Townsend were also selected for honorable mention for this year’s national competition. Congratulations to Rebecca and her mentor Jana Gevertz, Sara and her mentor Danielle Guarracino, and Tanya and her mentor Abby O’Connor.
Goldwater Scholars are chosen as a result of a highly selective national competition which honors exceptional undergraduate students who plan to pursue graduate degrees in the STEM fields and careers in research. The Goldwater is a prestigious award, and the acknowledgment of our students as scholars and honorable mentions is significant. All of our nominees developed stellar applications, and we are very proud of their accomplishments.