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Honors College Fellowships: Welcome

Honors College Fellowships

An Honors College Student Fellowship is a $1,200 grant given to a Commonwealth Honors student for pre-approved scholarly engagement that is overseen and guided by a mentor. Each fellowship must have a reading component, a writing component, and a speaking component. The student is expected to invest about 80 hours of focused effort. A single fellowship can be spread across twelve consecutive months (no longer unless approved). Students may only be award one Honors Fellowship. 

We hope to award  60 fellowships in the following five categories follows:

Research Creativity Reading Community Engagement

Money is credited to a student’s tuition and fee bill. Typically, half of the award ($600) is given at the start of the fellowship while the second $600 is released when the student satisfactorily completes the activity and submits the fellowship final report. (see below). 

The Honors College Fellowships are awarded on a rolling basis 

To apply, select one of the links below, fill out the associated application, and submit it electronically to Julian_Zabalbeascoa@uml.edu

Questions?   Ask Julian_Zabalbeascoa@uml.edu

Note: Presentations will be held on the first Wednesday of every month. The presentation link below will be updated every month with the new date. 3 presenters (max) at each Fellowship Group Presentation. A Zoom link will be given to you once your presentation date is confirmed.

Faculty Research Fellowship Opportunities

*If interested, please contact the faculty member directly.  

 

  Faculty Mentor Contact Information Faculty Department 

Fellowship Description (Click for more information)

# of Students Needed
1 Jiabin Shen Jiabin_Shen@uml.edu Psychology

Childhood injury prevention and rehabilitation research (opportunities all year round including summer)

2
2 Hsi-Wu Wong Hsiwu_Wong@uml.edu Chemical Engineering Waste Plastics Recycling 1
3 Rachel Melamed Rachel_Melamed@uml.edu Biological Sciences Risk of cancer due to other common diseases 1
4 Zhenglun (Alan) Wei ZhenglunAlan_Wei@uml.edu

Biomedical

Engineering

Develop an ML-based estimation of TCPC hemodynamics using computational results as training data 1
5 Murat Inalpolat Murat_Inalpolat@uml.edu Mechanical Engineering

P1) Vibration and acoustics transmission from 3D-printed micro-lattice structures 

P2) Design and controls of an automotive drivetrain test rig.

P3) Controls and dynamic modeling of electric motors for electric vehicles

1
6 Stephen Lam Stephen_Lam@uml.edu Chemical Engineering Molten salts for advanced nuclear reactors 1

 

To receive the final installment of funding, typically $600, the Final Report, Presentation (15 minutes), and/or supporting materials must be submitted to Julian Zabalbeascoa. These materials can email to Julian_Zabalbeascoa@uml.edu 

 

Note: Presentations will be held on the first Wednesday of every month. The presentation link below will be updated every month with the new date. 3 presenters (max) at each Fellowship Group Presentation. A Zoom link will be given to you once your presentation date is confirmed.