Welch Scholarship Recipients

Due to a restructuring of the financial basis of the Welch Scholarship the Scholarship is currently suspended. Applications can therefore not be considered. Information on the new structure of the Scholarship will be communicated, in due time.

The scholars and their countries of origin and study have been:

Year 

Name 

Country of Origin

Country of Study 

1969 

J. Lopez-Sancho 

Spain 

USA 

1970 

M. Vesely 

Czechoslovakia 

USA 

1971 

S. Tabata 

Japan 

France 

1972 

E. Rieger 

Hungary 

Netherlands 

1973 

J. Czyzewski 

Poland 

USA 

1974 

O. Christensen 

Denmark 

France 

1975 

S. M. Ojha 

India 

USA 

1976 

H. Urbankova 

Czechoslovakia 

USA 

1977 

H. Kezuka 

Japan 

Germany 

1978 

L. Verheij 

Netherlands 

United Kingdom 

1979 

P. I. Cohen 

USA 

Not Used 

1980 

J. A. Kolaczkiewicz 

Poland 

Germany 

1981 

C. V. Dharmadhikari 

India 

USA 

1982 

P. A. Dowben 

USA 

Germany 

1983 

Antoni Ciszewski 

Poland 

USA 

1984 

Catherine Foley 

Australia 

USA 

1985 

Jan Paul 

Sweden 

United Kingdom 

1986 

Yumin Gao 

China 

France 

1987 

S. N. Sahu 

India 

Australia 

1988 

G. M. Sundaram 

USA 

United Kingdom 

1989 

Suda Uthanna 

India 

Germany 

1990 

Lars G. Hultman

Sweden

USA

1991 

M.-A. Hassan 

Iraq/Sweden 

USA 

1992 

Jose del Barco 

Argentina 

France 

1993 

Wu Hong 

China 

USA 

1994 

Marlin Foltin 

Slovakia 

USA 

1995 

Wei Yang 

China 

USA 

1996 

Helmut Öfner 

Austria 

USA 

1997 

Sasha Gorer 

Israel 

USA 

1998 

M. Keidar

Israel 

USA 

1999 

She Guan Wang

China/Israel

USA 

2000

Erik Svedberg

Sweden

USA 

2001

Christine A. Nicoll

Canada

United Kingdom 

2002

Muhammad Tawalbeh

Jordan

Canada 

2003

Rafi Shikler

Israel

United Kingdom

2004

Maksim Kireitseu

Belarus

USA

2005

Fredrik Eriksson

Sweden

USA

2006

Johanna Rosen

Germany

Australia

2007

Oren Tal

Israel The Netherlands
2008

Alexy Shashurin

Israel USA
2009

Henning Urban

Germany United Kingdom
2010

Antonio Politano

Italy Spain
2011

Barbara Setina Batic

Slovenia Italy
2012

G. Palsson

Iceland USA
2013

E. Kalfon-Cohen

Israel USA

Applications must this year be received prior to April 30 for the scholarship starting in September of that year. The applicant must have a letter forwarded from the laboratory in which she or he proposes to study in support of the application. The Announcement, Application and Research Proposal and Agreement forms are available on the web or by contacting the administrator: Dr. F.R. Shepherd, 8 Ascot Ave., Ottawa, Ontario K2H 6E4, Canada, frank_shepherd@avs.org