UW Graduate School

November 5, 2019

Maria Blancas Wins $100,000 Bullitt Environmental Fellowship

Maria Blancas, a PhD student in the School of Environmental and Forest Sciences, was awarded the $100,000 Bullitt Environmental Fellowship for the 2019-2021 award period. The fellowship is awarded to graduate students who demonstrate a strong capacity for leadership and potential to address a specific environmental issue. Maria studies field conditions for farmworkers in Washington State, and The Seattle Times recently wrote about her path to research and her receipt of the fellowship.

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