The World Food Prize Foundation

2013 Wallace-Carver Fellows

The prestigious USDA Wallace-Carver Internship offers the most promising college students in America the opportunity to collaborate with world-renowned scientists, policymakers and public servants through paid internships with the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

In the Summer of 2013, nineteen fellows are stationed at USDA research centers and field offices across the country to analyze agricultural and economic policy; assist in the management of food, nutrition and rural development programs; and take part in groundbreaking field and laboratory-based research.

APARNA AJJARAPU
Ames HS

Placement: ARS National Animal Disease Center - Ames, IA

MARIA BELDING
Pella HS

Placement: ARS Toxicology & Mycotoxin Research Unit - Athens, GA

ELLEN FRANZENBURG
Iowa State University

Placement: ARS Stored Product Insect Research Unit - Manhattan, KS

LUCY LAGOZE
Penn State University

Placement: ARS Grape Genetics Research Unit - Geneva, NY

PETER LAMBERT
Rice University

Placement: ARS Human
Nutrition Research Center - Houston, TX

MICHELLE LATERRADE
Louisiana State University

Placement: ARS Exotic & Invasive Weed Research Unit - Albany, CA

LAZARUS LYNCH
State University of New York - Buffalo

Placement: Office of the Secretary, Scheduling & Advance - Washington DC

PIPER MARTZ
Bryn Mawr College

Placement: Office of the Secretary, White House Liaison Office - Washington, DC

ROSE MEDILL
University of Oklahoma

Placement: ARS Grain Forage & Bioenergy Research Unit - Lincoln, NE

JOSEPH NELSON
George Washington University

Placement: Foreign Agricultural Service, Europe Division - Washington, DC

MARC QUEZADA
Iowa State University

Placement: ARS National Lab for Agriculture and the Environment - Ames, IA

DOMINIQUE ROWINSKI
The College of William & Mary

Placement: ARS U.S. National Arboretum

MARANDA RUPALO
Centerville HS

Placement: ARS National Animal Disease Center - Ames, IA

SAM SCHULTE
Iowa State University

Placement: ARS Corn Insects & Grop Genetics Research Unit - Ames, IA

KIMBERLY SHIU
Boston University

Placement: ARS Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging - Boston, MA

CAYLA STIFLER
Providence College

Placement: ARS Renewable Energy & Manure Management, Conservation & Production Research Lab - Bushland, TX

ZHE SUN
Swarthmore College

Placement: ARS National Sedimentation Laboratory - Oxford, MS

ELIZABETH WESTENDORF
Georgetown University

Placement: Economic Research Service - Washington, DC

COLE WILHELMI
University of North Carolina

Placement: ARS Carl Hayden Bee Research Center - Tucson, AZ

   

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