Education / Graduate Education / PhD Programs / Neuroscience Graduate Program / Faculty & Students / Current Students / Awards Student Awards 20192018201720162015 NGP students receive the 2015 Convocation AwardsWednesday, August 26, 2015Garrick Salois, 1st year student, is this year's recipient of the Irving L. Spar Fellowship Award.Humberto Mestre, 1st year student, was awarded the Merritt and Marjorie Cleveland Fellowship.Holly Beaulac, 1st year student, received this year's Graduate Alumni Fellowship Award.Jenn Stripay, 5th year student, was selected to receive this year's Outstanding Student Mentor Award.Congrats to all!NGP Graduate Student, Grayson Sipe, Wins Award for Excellence in TeachingMonday, April 27, 2015 Grayson Sipe, Ph.D. candidate and Margaret H. Kearney, PhD, RN, FAAN, Professor and Vice Provost & University Dean of Graduate Studies. Grayson Sipe, a Neuroscience Graduate Program student in Dr. Ania Majewska's lab, studying the roles of microglia during synaptic plasticity, has been named a winner of the 2015 Edward Peck Curtis Award for Excellence for Graduate Student Teaching. Only a handful of these are awarded each year, and all this year's nominees were extremely well-qualified. Congratulations Grayson!!!