UCSB Students Awarded Prestigious Goldwater Scholarship

This year, two UCSB students were awarded the prestigious Goldwater Scholarship.

The Goldwater Scholarship supports developing science, mathematics, and engineering students who demonstrate outstanding academic performance and potential in research. For more information on the Goldwater Scholarship, please see the Goldwater website, where you can find the full list of recipients.  Campus endorsement information may be found on our Goldwater Scholarships page within the National Scholarships Database.


Haley Bowden
Institution: University of California: Santa Barbara
Field of Study: Physics and Astronomy
Career Goal: Ph.D. In Physics or Astronomy. Conduct research in astrophysics and support the education of women and other minorities in physics.
Mentor(s): Andy Howell, Crystal Martin, Iair Arcavi, Curtis McCully


Ryan Sadjadi
Institution: University of California: Santa Barbara
Field of Study: Medicine
Career Goal: Ph.D. in Endocrinology & Diabetes. Leading role in the development of stem cell-based therapies for type 2 diabetes and related chronic conditions. Attain professorship at the university level.
Mentor(s): James Thomson, Dennis Clegg, Huishi Toh

News Date: 

Tuesday, April 30, 2019