||Schofield Hall 218|
||Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004|
Allison Derrick Receives |
MAILED: April 16, 1999|
Allison Derrick, New Richmond, who will attend the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire this fall, has received a Blugold Fellowship for the 1999-00 academic year.
Blugold Fellowships are given annually to up to 20 incoming freshmen based on academic record, national test scores, an essay, and school and community leadership and service. The fellowship provides an opportunity to do research with or serve as an assistant to faculty. In addition, each recipient will receive a $500 scholarship and a $1,200 stipend. The funds, administered through the UW-Eau Claire Foundation, are renewable for a second year.
Derrick will work with Jim Scales, assistant professor of biology. Their project will be titled "The Role of Eph receptors in Xenopus Laevis."
Derrick, a graduate of New Richmond High School, is the daughter of Rick and Joni Derrick.
Janice B. Wisner
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Updated: April 16, 1999