UB CBE PhD Yumiao Zhang receives prestigious international award

Yumiao received the award from Qiyue Zhang, the Consul General of the People’s Republic of China in New York, in the ceremony held in New York City on April 29, 2016.

Published December 16, 2016

Yumiao Zhang, a PhD student in Chemical and Biological Engineering and Biomedical Engineering, is the recipient of the 2015 Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Student Abroad. 

international honor recognizes Yumiao's impressive scholarly achievements as a doctoral student. No more than 500 young talents worldwide are granted the award each year. This honor includes a $6,000 prize and a certificate of achievement issued by the China Scholarship Council. Yumiao is the only winner from the University at Buffalo in the past 4 years. Yumiao is a student in the lab of Dr. Jonathan F. Lovell.