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Amanda Guyer selected for William T. Grant Scholars award

CMB scientist Amanda Guyer has been selected for a highly prestigious William T. Grant Scholars award, which will support her research using neuroimaging to examine issues related to parenting, peer influences, brain function, and substance use in adolescents

The William T. Grant Scholars Program supports promising early-career researchers from diverse disciplines, who have demonstrated success in conducting high-quality research and are seeking to further develop and broaden their expertise. 

Candidates are nominated by a supporting institution and must submit five-year research plans that demonstrate creativity, intellectual rigor, and a commitment to continued professional development. Every year, four to six William T. Grant Scholars are selected and each receives $350,000 distributed over a five-year period.

For details of this program, see

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