BIOS Graduate Student Seema Sheoran Awarded with 2019 DAAD scholarship

Seema Sheoran, a graduate student in Dr. Janet Richmond’s lab, is the recipient of the 2019 DAAD scholarship for research in Germany.

The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) is an organization that provides scholarships to highly qualified candidates to conduct their proposed research in Germany. This scholarship supports students with a monthly stipend plus funds for health insurance and travel costs.

During this funding period, Seema is visiting Dr. Christian Stigloher’s lab at the University of Würzburg where she aims to advance her technical skills in electron microscopy to understand the molecular mechanisms underlying neurotransmission.