September 21, 2022

The faculty have been sent the following message below. If you feel you meet the criteria, please discuss with your faculty advisor.


Nominations are now being collected via this form [] for the Professor Irene C. Peden Electrical and Computer Engineering Endowed Fellowship for graduate students.

All questions should be directed to Baosen Zhang –

Award includes:
* 1 quarter Fellowship
* Full tuition and fees, health insurance plus a stipend

October 14 – Deadline to submit Nominations to ECE
October 17 – Fellowship Committee selects recipient
October 18 – Student is notified of award

Eligibility Criteria:
* Full-time graduate student in Electrical and Computer Engineering
* The recipient must remain an active, full-time student in good standing in ECE and able to accept the award Winter 2023.
* Preference from the donor is given to those students who demonstrate an interest and/or active role in advancing the research and career interests of women in electrical engineering

Required Nomination Materials:
* Student CV
* Student research summary/proposal (1-2 pages)
* Students’ most current UW unofficial transcript
* Faculty Advisor letter of nomination to include both academic and DEI achievements