October 3, 2019
Five Johns Hopkins PhD students in the Department of Biomedical Engineering have been named Siebel Scholars for 2020. The annual award recognizes the world's top graduate students in the fields of business, bioengineering, computer science, and energy science. They are among 93 winners from 16 leading universities.
Siebel Scholars, selected for outstanding academic performance and demonstrated leadership, receive a financial award of $35,000 to support their final year of studies. Since its founding in 2000, the Siebel Scholarship has been awarded to 55 Johns Hopkins graduate students.
"I am tremendously proud of our Siebel Scholars," said Ed Schlesinger, dean of the Whiting School of Engineering. "Their academic accomplishments, commitment to their research, and drive to make a difference in the world are exceptional. It's wonderful to see them honored this way."
The 2020 Siebel Scholars from Johns Hopkins are: