Edmund Optics Accepting Apps for Educational Award

    Date Posted: 
    Thursday, May 22, 2014

    Industrial Affiliates program member Edmund Optics is taking applications through June 30 for its 2014 Educational Awards. The grants are available to anyone associated with a university optics program, including undergraduate and graduate students, lab managers and professors; 15 of the 45 total award will go to projects from the Americas.

    Former winners include adjunct assistant professor Tomasz Tkaczyk, who also received the 2012 Norman Edmund Inspiration Award. Several other OSC projects have been recognized with honorable mentions, including those headed by associate professor Rongguang Liang and Ph.D. student Matthew Risi in 2013, and alumnus Houssine Makhlouf, Ph.D. 2011, and professor Jim Schwiegerling in 2011.