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Robert Jyr Chen

Dr. Theresa Chen ‘74 completed her PhD  in pharmacology from the School of Medicine and Dentistry and Dr. Robert, Jyr Chen  completed his studies at the University of Rochester’s School of Engineering in Materials Sciences MS ’70, PhD ’73. Dr Chen has established this legacy fund in memory of her husband. The goal of this fellowship is to benefit graduate students in Engineering who have financial need. In particular, this scholarship aims to help students from foreign countries to pursue their goals of a degree in Materials Science at the University of Rochester.

Students interested in applying for the Chen Fellowship should complete the University of Rochester Graduate Program Online Application for their program of interest . Once this is complete, students should complete the Robert Jyr Chen Fellowship Online Application.

Preference will be given to students that previously completed a degree at National Taiwan University and who are studying at the University of Rochester for an advanced degree in Materials Science.

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