Funds for this distinguished fellowship have been donated by Dennis and Joan Thomson both professors at Penn State since 1970. The Thomsons hope that the fellowship will call attention to the importance of having special resources available to attract and support graduate students who have exceptional academic records and the potential to make unique contributions to the advancement of the atmospheric sciences.
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2014-2015 - Zachary Barkley
2013-2014 - Daniel Eipper
2012-2013 - Alexandra Anderson-Frey
2011-2012 - Alexander Kowaleski
2010-2011: Timothy P. Hatlee
2009-2010: Michael Lowe