|The AWIS Scholarship Program|
The Scholarship Program strives to encourage and reward aspiring women
For information on corporate or personal donations to the AWIS San Diego scholarship fund, please contact the Corporate Sponsorship Committee.
AWIS National also offers scholarships through its Educational Foundation? You may apply for both AWIS San Diego and AWIS Educational Foundation Scholarship Programs.
AWIS San Diego and AWIS Educational Foundation Scholarship Programs are not associated.
President of AWIS San Diego Chapter and 2013 WIST co-chair
Dorothy earned a B.S. at the University of Southern California in 1988 and a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology & Genetics from The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in 1994. Dorothy has been conducting research in the fields ofRead more...
Kristina Schimmelpfeng Henthorn
Chair of 2012 Gala committee and Website committee co-chair
Kristina Schimmelpfeng Henthorn received her Ph.D. in developmental biology and neuroscience from the Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Germany in 2000.Read more...
Member at Large
Diane has been a member of AWIS San Diego chapter and involved in outreach since 2002. She is also active in outreach events through Biocom. Diane graduated from Widener University in 1990 with a B.S. in biology, then went on to the University of Michigan where she earned a Ph.D. from the Department of Microbiology and Immunology studying gene regulation in E. coli.Read more...