UCSB Student Awarded Prestigious Goldwater Scholarship for 2023-24

The following UCSB student has been awarded the prestigious Goldwater Scholarship for the coming academic year.

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 application information may be found on our Goldwater Scholarships page within the National Scholarships Database.


Ashley Yeh
Institution: University of California-Santa Barbara
Field of Study: Life Sciences
Career Goal: Ph.D. in Neuroscience. Conduct research in neuroscience, teach at the university level, and promote science communication.
Mentor(s): Dr. Britney Pennington, Dr. Dr. Colleen Mills-Finnerty, Dr. Dennis Clegg


News Date: 

Monday, April 3, 2023