Department of Chemistry Undergraduate News

March 11, 2019

Irika Sinha nominated for Goldwater Scholarship!

Congratulations to Irika Sinha for her UW nomination as a Goldwater Scholar.  The Goldwater Scholarship was created to encourage outstanding students to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences, or engineering and to foster excellence in these fields. Irika is  a sophomore in the BS Biochemistry major with Interdisciplinary Honors.  She currently works  in Professor David Ginger’s Lab studying perovskite solar cells as a way to alleviate the disastrous effects of climate change by focusing on clean energy.