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Graduate Student Zhen Wu Receives Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed Students Abroad

March 31, 2015

The Department of Psychology is pleased to announce that Zhen Wu is a recipient of the prestigious Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed Students Abroad. The $6,000 award recognizes the academic excellence of self-financed Chinese students studying overseas and is sponsored by the Chinese Ministry of Education. Awardees are selected based on their research achievements and academic merit after several rounds of judging by invited experts from their field in China as well as from their host country. This year, it was awarded to 500 students studying in 32 countries. The competition for this award is very stiff given that there are 400,000 Chinese graduate students studying abroad.  Zhen is doing her graduate work under the supervision of Professor Julie Gros-Louis.

 

Read more about Zhen Wu and her award on the CLAS Website.