Science Research Fellowships Winners


3 Watershed Women receive their science research fellowships

Ann Willis is the recipient of the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship­—a program dedicated to helping ensure the vitality and diversity of the scientific and engineering workforce of the United States. The program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students who are pursuing research-based master's and doctoral degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), as well as STEM education.

Alison Whipple and Denise De Carian are recipients of the Delta Stewardship Science Fellowship—awarded to outstanding candidates pursing research on a variety of topics relevant to the Sacramento-–San Joaquin Delta. The goal of the Delta Science Fellows Program is to bring together junior scientists with Delta agency scientists and senior research mentors to work collaboratively on data analysis and research projects relevant to Delta policy and management.

Congratulations to Ann Willis, Alison Whipple, and Denise De Carion on receiving their science research fellowships!