UNC student receives NOAA scholarship

May. 19, 2014 @ 03:46 PM

Srishti Dasarathy, a rising junior at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, won an Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

She’ll receive as much as $16,000 in academic assistance during her junior and senior years. The scholarship also provides a 10-week paid summer internship at NOAA or a partner facility.

Dasarathy is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in biology with minors in chemistry and marine science.