CAFNR names George Washington Carver Graduate Fellows


three students in separate photos

Left to right: Nasruddeen (Nas) Al-Awwal, Nicole Terherst Amezcua and Melody Muldrow

Sept. 8, 2020

The College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources (CAFNR) recently honored three graduate students as George Washington Carver Graduate fellows.

The George Washington Carver Matching Assistantship for Graduate Studies seeks to attract and support under-represented scholars in CAFNR master of science and PhD degree programs. The assistantship honors George Washington Carver, a native Missourian, who gained international recognition in the early 20th century for his teaching and research in agriculture.

This year’s recipients are:

Click each student’s name to learn more about them.



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