Eklund Named Goldwater Scholar

NDSU Microbiology
by NDSU Microbiology

Our very own, Bridget Eklund, has won the Goldwater Scholarship! She was selected from over 1200 STEM students in the U.S. and will be awarded up to $7,500 to cover her senior year tuition, fees, books, and living expenses.

You can read the official NDSU release here.

Bridget works in Dr. Nathan Fisher's lab where she's optimizing a cockroach model for studying the pathogenic bacterium, Francisella tularensis.

Congratulations, Bridget!