Link: University of Iowa

Grant Young awarded 2014 Montgomery Biochemistry Scholarship Award

Grant Young, an undergraduate major in the Wallrath laboratory, has been awarded the 2014 Rex Montgomery Scholarship Award for his outstanding academic record and commitment to research.

This scholarship was established by Dr. Rex Montgomery, Professor Emeritus of the Department of Biochemistry. Dr. Montgomery began his career at the University of Iowa in 1955, and is admired for his impact as a researcher, teacher and mentor. Dr. Montgomery is an internationally recognized carbohydrate biochemist and textbook author. While on the faculty, he served as Associate Dean for Academic Affairs in the College of Medicine, the Vice President of Research for the University and was the founding director of the University of Iowa Physician Assistant Program. Dr. Montgomery retired in 2005 after more than 50 years on the faculty.

Congratulations, Grant!

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