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Fellowship Recipients

Select the fellowship name below to see current and past recipients.

Prospective and New Students

Chancellor's Fellowship for Inclusive Excellence

2021-22

Tevin Williams
Cognitive and Information Sciences

Sabrina Rawson
Interdisciplinary Humanities

Jarrod Brown
Sociology

Eliana Fonsah
Sociology

Earle C. Anthony Fellowship

2021-22

Luisa Garcia Michel
Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Ashwin Thomas
Environmental Systems

2020-21

Anni Zhao
Mechanical Engineering
 
Nimrat Sandhu
Public Health

2017-18

Kimberly Arellano Carmona
Public Health
 
Shayna Bennett
Applied Mathematics

2016-17

Anupam Mishra
Mechanical Engineering
Eugene Cota-Robles Fellowship

2021-22

Elena Ramirez
Political Science

2020-21

Elsie Cortes
Applied Mathematics

Armin Hojjaty
Psychological Sciences

2019-20

Arabi Seshappan
Physics

2018-19

Leila Wahab
Environmental Systems

May Yang
Interdisciplinary Humanities

2017-18

Maria Elena Arias-Zelidon
Interdisciplinary Humanities

Karla Higgins
Quantitative & Systems Biology

Jessica Johnson
Cognitice and Information Sciences

Edie Lucero
Political Sciences

Lillie Pennington
Environmental Systems

Cinthia Quesada
Sociology

Hope Reuschel
Psychological Sciences

2016-17

Andrea Lopez
Social Sciences

Karie Moorman
Cognitive and Information Sciences

Carlos Ortuno-Quintana
Biological Engineering and Small-Scale Technologies

Maria Ramirez
Psychological Sciences

2015-16

Cynthia Cardon
Psychological Sciences

Melanie Mendez
Quantitative & Systems Biology

2014-15

Violet Barton
Social Sciences

Sabah Ul-Hasan
Quantitative & Systems Biology

2013-14

Alamri Neama
World Cultures

Patricia Cabral
Psychological Sciences

Chelsea Gordon
Cognitive and Information Sciences

Carolina Molina
Social Sciences

2012-13

Andrew Barr
Applied Mathematics

Richard Gilbert
Quantitative and Systems Biology

Daniel Holman
Cognitive and Information Sciences

Alyse Pittman
Psychological Sciences

2011-12

Anna Epperson
Psychological Sciences

Paul Carroll
Social and Cognitive Sciences

Derrick Johnson
Applied Mathematics

Fields Family Fellowship

2021-22

Irabiel Romero Ruiz
Applied Mathematics

Tomiwa Lawal
Chemistry and Chemical Biology

2018-19

Saima Aktar Sumaiya
Mechanical Engineering

Graduate Dean's Recruitment Fellowship

2021-22

Michael Bogumil
Bioengineering

2020-21

Scott West
Applied Mathematics

Abigail Ruskey
Management of Complex Systems

2019-20

Alyssa Pfadt-Trilling
Environmental Systems

2018-19

Jose Millan-Higuera
Mechanical Engineering

Shannon Proksch
Cognitive & Information Sciences

2017-18

2016-17

Maria Camila Alviar Guzman
Cognitive & Information Sciences

Palak Dugar
Physics

Hamed Gharibi
Public Health

Natasha Hagaman-Cummi
Sociology

Xuan Wei
Biological Engineering & Small-Scale Technologies

2015-16

Daniel Comstock
Cognitive & Information Sciences

Health Sciences Fellowship

2020-21

Danielle Simpson
Psychological Sciences

2018-19

Shaina Sta.Cruz
Public Health

2016-17

Larisa Gavrilova
Psychological Sciences

2015-16

Benjamin Lash
Environmental Systems

HotChalk Fellowship

2019-20

Lauren McKinley
Psychology
 
Jose Millian-Higuera
Mechanical Engineering
John and Victoria Elia Fellowship

2020-21

Zachary Malone
Environmental Systems

Jessica Marino
Psychological Sciences


2019-20

Jovana Ramos
Sociology


2018-19

Diego Tapia Silva
Physics


2017-18

Anh Diep
Quantitative & Systems Biology


2016-17

Jeremias Gonzalez
Physics

2015-16

William Hamilton
Psychological Sciences
Renewable Energy Fellowship

2021-22

Hansong Lee
Materials and Biomaterials Science Engineering

2019-20

Cayce Fylling
Applied Mathematics

2018-19

Pedro Sanchez
Environmental Systems

2017-18

Mrittunjoy Sarker
Mechanical Engineering

2015-16

Bennett Widyolar
Environmental Systems

Southern California Edison Recruitment Fellowship
2019-20
Byran Fuhrmann
Environmental Systems
 
Ali Hassanzadeh
Environmental Systems
 
Taymaz Homayouni
Mechanical Engineering
 
Megha Suswaram
Quantitative and Systems Biology
 
2018-19
Michael Leveille
Physics

Current Students

Central Valley Graduate Fellowship

2020-21

Candace Cole

Quantitative & Systems Biology

Jose Zamora

Materials and Biomaterials Engineering

2019-20

Kathryn Daniels
Sociology

Chia Thao
Public Health

Dan David Solar Fellowship
Dr. Donald and Effie Godbold Fellowship

2020-21

Amalia Pérez Martín
Sociology

Sonja Winter

Psychological Sciences

2019-20

Pradyumna Lanka
Psychological Sciences

2018-19

Mohammadkazem Ebrahimpour
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

2017-18

Megha Suswaram
Quantitative and Systems Biology

2016-17

Soheil Fatehiboroujeni
Mechanical Engineering

2015-16

Carmen Kho
Psychological Sciences

2014-15

Kaiqi Hua
Interdisciplinary Humanities

Faculty Mentor Program

2021-20

Taylor Fugere

Management of Complex Systems

Micah Oeur

Physics

2020-21

Sonia Vargas
Quantitative & Systems Biology

James Falandays
Cognitive & Information Sciences

May Yang
Humanities and World Cultures

2019-20

Adolfo Ramirez-Aristizabal
Cognitive and Information Sciences

2018-19

Kimberly Arellano Carmona
Public Health

Maria Ramirez Loyola
Psychology

2017-18

Danielle Bermudez
Interdisciplinary Humanities

Kinsey Brock
Quantitative & Systems Biology

Samantha Bidwell
Chemistry & Chemical Biology

2016-17

Christine Hoffman
Applied Mathematics

Amanda Tan
Physics

2015-16

Ruben Rodriguez
Quantitative & Systems Biology

Makiko Tsukamoto
Physics

2014-15

Nikko Da Paz
Psychological Sciences

Wendy Puquirre
Social Sciences

2013-14

Anley Tefera
Bioengineering & Small-Scale Technologies

Joannee Zumkehr
Quantitative & Systems Biology

2012-13

Adrea Rodarte
Physics and Chemistry

2011-12

Luke Reed
Physics and Chemistry

Alyssa Carrell
Environmental Systems

Seung Bum Park
Quantitative System and Biology

Fletcher Jones Fellowship

2021-2022

Avia Gray

Psychological Sciences

2020-21

Alyson Caine
Humanities and World Cultures

2019-20

Veronica Lerma
Sociology

2018-19

Jonathan Thompson
Physics

2017-18

Mario Banuelos
Applied Mathematics

2015-16

Yuriana Aguilar
Quantitative & Systems Biology

2014-15

Jose Amaral
Physics

2013-14

Amy Moffat
Social Sciences

2012-13

Justin Matthews
Cognitive and Information Sciences

2011-12

Benjamin Balaguer
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Fred and Mitzie Ruiz Fellowship

2020-21

Yi-Wen Chen

Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Bianca Hinojosa

Psychological Sciences

Amanda Leong

Interdisciplinary Humanities

Laxmi Pandey

Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Gulnar Rakhmetulla

Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Lorraine Ramos

Interdisciplinary Humanities

Megha Suswaram

Quantitative & Systems Biology

Carlos Vazquez

Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Alejandro Zermeno

Sociology

 

View past recipients

Graduate Dean's Dissertation Fellowship

2019-20

Qufei Gu
Materials & Biomaterials Science & Engineering

Kathryn Fischer
Quantitative & Systems Biology
 
Luanzheng Guo
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
 
Nathan Fox
Environmental Science
 
Arash Khajeh
Mechanical Engineering
 
Christine Hoffman
Applied Mathematics
 
Hassan Harb
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
 
Benaz Mendewala
Physics
 
Danaan DeNeve Weeks
Quantitative & Systems Biology
 
Brandon Batzloff
Computer Information Systems
 
Jamin Shih
Interdisciplinary Humanities
 
Carmen Kho
Psychological Sciences
 
Andrea Lopez
Public Health
 
Maria Mora
Sociology
 
Robert Boria
Quantitative & Systems Biology
 
Maria Duenas
Sociology
 
David Veloz
Public Health

2018-19

Yi Zhu
Electrial Engineering & Computer Science

Jacob Rafati Heravi
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
 
Angel Fernandez Bou
Environmental Systems
 
Viacheslav Plotnikov
Mechanical Engineering
 
Joel Heisler
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
 
Tayebeh Rihasinahab
Physics
 
Paul Barghouth
Quantitative & Systems Biology
 
Mohamed Aboukilila
Quantitative & Systems Biology
 
Chelsea Gordon
Cognitive & Information Sciences
 
Kayla Canelo
Political Science
 
Megan Pronovost
Psychology

2017-18

Lian Wong
Biological Engineering & Small-Scale Technologies

Weijie Zhao
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

John (Eric) Williams
Environmental Systems

Tiebiao Zhao
Mechanical Engineering

Soheil Fatehiboroujeni
Mechanical Engineering

Arghavan Alamatsaz
Mechanical Engineering

Johannes Brust
Applied Mathematics

Cameron Jennings
Physics

Travis Lawrence
Quantitative & Systems Biology

Max Thorwald
Quantitative & Systems Biology

Laura Kelly
Cognitive & Information Sciences

Rhea Riegel
Interdisciplinary Humanities

Josue Franco
Political Science

Peter Reschke
Psychological Sciences

2016-17

Nathaniel Bogie
Environmental Systems

Yen-Chang Chen
Biological Engineering & Small-Scale Technologies

Van Do-Reynoso
Public Health

Xiaoli Hu
Mechanical Engineering

Xiao Li
Chemistry & Chemical Biology

Nicole Madfis
Quantitative & Systems Biology

Greg Rainwater
Applied Mathematics

Yi-Hsuan Tsai
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

David Vinson
Cognitive & Information Sciences

John Bunce
Psychological Sciences

Kim McMillon
Interdisciplinary Humanities

Makiko Quint
Physics

Summer 2016

Yousef Naranjani
Mechanical Engineering

Shu-Chen Hung
Quantitative & Systems Biology

2015-16

Gary Abel
Chemistry & Chemical Biology

Ke Gong
Chemistry & Chemical Biology

Alexandra Paxton
Cognitive & Information Sciences

Dadong Wang
Biological Engineering & Small-Scale Technologies

Bodo Winter
Cognitive & Information Sciences

Zijiang (Justin) Ye
Mechanical Engineering

Dana Burow
Quantitative & Systems Biology

Anna Epperson
Psychological Sciences

Hongyu (Larry) Gao
Mechanical Engineering

Wenjun Ge
Mechanical Engineering

Yu Cheng
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

2014-15

David Ando
Physics

Liza Gomez Daglio
Quantitative & Systems Biology

Michelle Greenwood
Cognitive & Information Sciences

Zhe Hu
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

David Martin
Applied Mathematics

Tao Ren
Mechanical Engineering

Sarah Scott
Psychological Sciences

Emily Wilson
Quantitative & Systems Biology

Jimei Yang
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Graduate Student Opportunity Program

2021-22

Tafadzwa Dube

Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Shadab Tabatabaeian

Cognitive & Information Sciences

2020-21

Vaishnavi Girish

Bioengineering

Gulnar Rakhmetulla

Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

2019-20

Niranjan Sarpangala

Physics

2018-19

Michelle Len

Mechanical Engineering

Mengjun Shu

Environmental Systems

2017-18

Tayebeh Riahinasab

Physics

Megha Suswaram

Quantitative & Systematic Biology

2016-17

Angel Fernandez Bou
Environmental Systems

Ameed Hashmi
Biological Engineering & Small-Scale Technologies

2015-16

Lasith Adhikari
Applied Mathematics

Uma Shantini Ramasamy
Biological Engineering & Small-Scale Technologies

Hatano Cognitive Development Research Fellowship

2019-20

Rahimpour Jounghani

Psychological Sciences

2020-21

Laxmi Pandey

Electrial Engineering & Computer Science

2018-19

Robert Poston

Quantitative & Systems Biology

2017-18

Pradyumna Lanka

Psychology

2016-17

Megan Smith

Psychology

2015-16

Drew Abney

Cognitive & Information Sciences

Miguel Velez Scholarship

2021-22

Alma Alvarado Cabrera

Interdisciplinary Humanities

Jairo Viola Villamizar

Mechanical Engineering


2020-21

Jessica Saldierna Guzman

Quantitative & Systems Biology

Gustavo Facincani Dourado

Environmental Systems


2019-20

Betsabel Chicana Romero

Quantitative & Systems Biology

Edgar Perez-Lopez

Mechanical Engineering


2018-19

Violet Barton

Interdisciplinary Humanities


2017-18

Elisabet Perez Coronel

Environmental Systems

Andres Torres Garcia

Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Adolfo Ramirez-Aristizabal

Cognitive & Information Sciences


2016-17

Benigno Merlin
Sociology


2015-16

Jose Luis Susa Rincon
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science


2014-15

Yuriana Aguilar
Quantitative & Systems Biology


2013-14

Mabel Bowser
World Cultures

Miguel Diaz Moreno
Bioengineering & Small-Scale Technologies


2012-13

Ericka Diaz-Almeyda
Quantitative & Systems Biology

Jose Pablo Vazquez-Medina
Quantitative & Systems Biology


2011-12

Mabel Bowser
World Cultures

Miguel Diaz Moreno
Bioengineering & Small-Scale Technologies

Outstanding Teaching Award

2021-22

Beryl Ngabirano Arinda

Quantitative & Systems Biology

Taylor Fugere

Management of Complex Systems

William Hamilton

Psychological Sciences

2020-21

Larisa Gavrilova

Psychological Sciences

Hanbo Hong

Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Maryam Khazaei Pool

Electrical Engineering and Computer Science


 2019-20

Maria Ramirez Loyola

Psychological Sciences

Jacqueline Shay

Quantitative & Systems Biology

Yerlan Idelbayev

Electrical Eengineering and Computer Science


2018-19

Anabel Castillo

Psychological Sciences

Jessica Taylor

Applied Mathematics

Arman Zharmagambetov

Electrical Eengineering and Computer Science


2017-18

Alison Huff

Physics

Sara Schneider

Cognitive & Information Sciences

Anley Tefera

IGP Biological Engineering & Small-Scale Technologies


2016-17

Danielle Bermudez

Interdisciplinary Humanities

Soheil Fatehiboroujeni

Mechanical Engineering

Anusha Madushani Rajapaksha Wasala

Applied Mathematics


2015-16

Kathleen Coburn
Psychological Sciences

Stephen Dale
Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Jesse Wilson
Environmental Systems


2014-15

Sarah Abboud
Quantitative & Systems Biology

Nathaniel Bogie
Environmental Systems

Arthur Durazo
Psychological Sciences


2013-14

Reheman Baikejiang
Engineering

Jane Hyo Jin Lee
Natural Sciences

Marco Valesi
Social Sciences, Humanities and Art


2012-13

Gary Abel
Natural Sciences

Amy Moffat
Social Sciences, Humanities and Art

Christiane Pailo
Engineering


2011-12

Julie Phillips
Natural Sciences

Michael Eissinger
Social Sciences, Humanities and Art

Bodo Winter
Social Sciences, Humanities and Art

President's Dissertation Year Fellowship

2021-22

Janice Disla

Psychological Sciences

Vicky Espinosa

Environmental Systems

2020-21

Angel Kongsomboonvech

Quantitative & Systems Biology

2019-20

Neama Alamri

Interdisciplinary Humanities

Amanda Tan

Physics

2018-19

Doris Perez
Interdisciplinary Humanities

Kristen Valentine
Quantitative & Systems Biology

Chia Xiong
Sociology

2017-18

Joshua Casara
Physics

Trevor Jackson
Interdisciplinary Humanities

Dan Landayan
Quantitative & Systems Biology

2016-17

Marieka Arksey
Interdisciplinary Humanities

Chanita Intawan
Political Science

Erin Roby
Psychological Sciences

2015-16

Jose Amaral
Physics

Holly Swift
Quantitative & Systems Biology

2014-15

Otto Alvarez
Environmental Systems

Drew Glaser
Bioengineering & Small-Scale Technologies

2013-14

Andrea Rodarte
Physics

2012-13

Stephanie Huette
Cognitive and Information Sciences

2011-12

Carlos Bazua Morales
World Cultures

Beth Hernandez-Jason
World Cultures

Rose R. Ruiz Fellowship

2020-21

Karen Cornejo

Quantitative & Systems Biology

Donnoban Orozco Ramirez

Quantitative & Systems Biology

Yulissa Perez Rojas

Environmental Systems

Southern California Edison Fellowship

2020-21

Shirin Mehrazi
Environmental Systems
 
Eunji Yoo
Applied Mathematics
 
Bowen Han
Chemisty & Chemical Biology
 
Ala'aldin Alafaghani
Mechanical Engineering

2019-20

Byran Fuhrmann
Environmental Systems
 
Ali Hassanzadeh
Environmental Systems
 
Megha Suswaram
Quantitative & Systems Biology
 
Taymaz Homayouni
Mechanical Engineering

2018-19

Kinsey Brock
Quantitative & Systems Biology
 
Stefanie Helmrich
Environmental Systems
 
Jacqueline Shay
Quantitative & Systems Biology
 
Yun-Chiao Yao
Chemistry & Chemical Biology
 

2017-18

Arghavan Alamatsaz
Mechanical Engineering

Joel Heisler
Chemistry & Chemical Biology

James Kupihea
Environmental Systems

Qin Ma
Environmental Systems

Jessica Taylor
Applied Mathematics

Sabah Ul-Hasan
Quantitative & Systems Biology

2016-17

Kinsey Brock
Quantitative & Systems Biology

Nicholas Dove
Environmental Systems

Jeffrey Lauder
Quantitative & Systems Biology

Katerina Nikolaidou
Physics

Som Sarang
Physics

Will Shadish Graduate Student Fellowship

2020-21

Maria Duenas

Sociology

2020-21

Susette Moyers

Psychological Sciences

Jourjina Alkhouri

Quantitative & Systems Biology

Maria Duenas

Sociology

2019-20

Sonja Winter
Psychological Sciences

2017-18

Kinsey Brock
Quantitative & Systems Biology

2016-17

Trevor Jackson
Interdisciplinary Humanities

Yara North America Almond Fellowship

2018-19

Jessica Paola Saldierna Guzman
Quantitative & Systems Biology

2017-18

Tiebiao Zhao
Mechanical Engineering

2016-17

Tiebiao Zhao
Mechanical Engineering