2013 Graduate Student Awards Program

Each spring, the faculty of the Chemistry department select outstanding graduate students to receive awards based on performance.  The Department is pleased to announce the recipients of the following awards for the academic year 2012-2013:

Zappert Award - Emily A. Obuya

American Chemical Society, Binghamton Section
$100.00 scholarship to an outstanding graduating Ph.D. student. Awarded at the annual Section student awards dinner in May.


Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award - Corey W. Mitchell

Chemistry Department
$200.00 to a graduate student demonstrating outstanding teaching abilities. Picture taken and check awarded at a luncheon for student, director of TA’s, student’s advisor, and Department Chair.


Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award - Daniel M. Mutisya

Chemistry Department
$200.00 to a graduate student demonstrating outstanding teaching abilities. Picture taken and check awarded at a luncheon for student, director of TA’s, student’s advisor, and Department Chair.


Outstanding Research Assistant Award - Matthew R. Fayette

Chemistry Department
$200.00 to a graduate student demonstrating outstanding teaching abilities. Picture taken and check awarded at a luncheon for student, director of TA’s, student’s advisor, and Department Chair.


Outstanding Research Assistant Award - Thomas T. Zengeya

Chemistry Department
$200.00 to a graduate student demonstrating outstanding research accomplishments. Picture taken and check awarded at a luncheon for student, student’s advisor and Department Chair.


Outstanding Service and Outreach Award - Megan E. Fegley

Chemistry Department
$200.00 to a graduate student demonstrating outstanding research accomplishments. Picture taken and check awarded at a luncheon for student, student’s advisor and Department Chair.


Lois D. Mackey Award - Steven M. Boyer

Chemistry Department
One-year subscription to the Journal of Chemical Education to an outstanding first-year teaching assistant in general chemistry.


K. Keith Innes Summer Research Grant - Daniel J. Clark

Chemistry and Physics Departments, Administered through the SUNY Binghamton Foundation
$3,100 to an exceptional graduate student who is not fully funded for summer research using spectroscopy in physical chemistry, chemical physics, or other fields of chemistry in this order of preference.


Clifford E. Myers Summer Research Grant - Fredrick Omenya

Chemistry Department, Administered through the SUNY Binghamton Foundation
$3,100 to an exceptional graduate student who is not fully funded for summer research in materials chemistry.


Last Updated: 6/25/14