Scholarships and Awards

Aug 14, 2019

Jin Receives 2019 Storkan-Hanes-McCaslin Research Foundation Award

The award is highly competitive and is the most prestigious award given to students in the area of soilborne pathogens. 

May 29, 2019

Gutzmann receives $60,000 USDA NIFA Predoctoral Grant

This award is provided to a Ph.D. candidate who has completed his or her preliminary exams and provides funding for the last year of the candidate's Ph.D.

May 9, 2019

Webster and Hatano Win NCALS Research Competition

Sophia Webster won 1st place and Eduardo Hatano won 3rd place at the recent NCALS Research Competition that included a single slide each accompanied by a 2 minute presentation.  

Apr 1, 2019

Reyna and Jin Recognized for Excellence in Lab Teaching

Steve Reyna and Jing Jin were both awarded for Excellence in Laboratory Teaching during Graduate Education Week at the 14th annual Graduate Student Research Symposium. 

Feb 15, 2019  |  Scholarships and Awards

McPherson Receives 2019 NC Pest Management Association Graduate Student Scholarship

Congratulations to Samantha McPherson for receiving the 2019 North Carolina Pest Management Association Graduate Student Scholarship ($1,500) during the NCPMA 69th Annual Pest Control Technicians’ School. More than 1,000 participants attended this 3-day event, the largest of its kind in the world!

Nov 13, 2017

2017 ESA Conference Winners

Entomology and Plant Pathology department members are awarded at the 2017 Entomological Society of America conference.

Aug 18, 2017

Sophia Webster Wins 3-Minute Thesis Contest

NC State’s Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology is working to prevent disease transmission. Sophia Webster is on the front lines.

Mar 30, 2017  |  News and Events

Two Awarded at Entomological Society of America Southeastern Branch Meeting

Congratulations to Meredith Spence and Damon D’Ambrosio, who both received awards at the Entomological Society of America Southeastern Branch Meeting held March 12th – 15th in Memphis, Tennessee. Spence took first place for Outstanding PhD Oral Presentation for her research titled “Examining […]

Mar 22, 2017

Koehler and Tseng Honored

Congratulations to Alyssa Koehler and H.T. Tseng, who received the Melhus Award from the American Phytopathological Society and will present their research at the IE Melhus Graduate Student Symposium this summer in San Antonio, Texas.

Oct 11, 2016

3MT Finalists Named

Michael Fisher, Sayed Mashaheet and Sophia Webster have been named finalists in NC State University's Three-Minute Thesis Competition.