Eklund Nomination

NDSU Microbiology
by NDSU Microbiology

VMS Undergrad, Bridget Eklund is one of four NDSU students nominated for the Barry Goldwater Scholarship, a national award established by Congress to identify and support promising scientists, mathematicians, and engineers. The scholarship covers up to $7500 of a student’s tuition, books, room, and board.

Bridget currently serves as the BMC president and studies bacterial pathogenesis in a cockroach model in Dr. Nathan Fisher’s lab. She intends to pursue a doctorate in infectious disease and plans to, one day, captain her own research program.

Congratulations on the nomination, Bridget! And, good luck!