Graduate Student Thien Tran Scores Scholarship

Posted On October 10, 2019
Categories Headlines, Spotlights

Congratulations to graduate student Thien Tran, who received The Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA) Scholarship for his research “Preparation and Characterization Study of Modified Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Using Iron-Oxide.” These scholarships are awarded to students conducting research on topics related to air quality, waste management, pollution prevention, environmental policy/compliance/law, sustainability, or a related topic. Of the opportunity, Tran noted:

“As a graduate student researcher, this award has helped to expand my professional environmental network. It is also an opportunity to introduce my research to other regional environmental and industry professionals. This has improved my environmental knowledge and suggested more ideas for my future research.”

The A&WMA is a nonprofit, nonpartisan professional organization that provides training, information, and networking opportunities to 9,000 environmental professionals in 65 countries. The A&WMA–Georgia Chapter is composed of environmental professionals throughout the state.