BME Ph.D. Student Meredith Reid Chosen As Recipient Of UAB BBVA Compass Mortgage Financial Services Endowed Award In Graduate Education

Reid Meredith
Meredith Reid, a Biomedical Engineering Ph.D. student, was chosen as the recipient of the UAB BBVA Compass Mortgage Financial ServicesEndowed Award in Graduate Education. The award was established through generous gifts from the UAB National Alumni Society to be used for the purpose of creating an endowed graduate student award fund at UAB. Spendable earnings from the BBVA Compass Mortgage Financial Services Endowed Award in Graduate Education fund are used to provide financial assistance to exceptional students who are enrolled in a UAB graduate program.
The selection committee choses recipients based on a student’s academic merit, letters of recommendation and essay. This is an annual award valued at $2,500 that may be reapplied for in subsequent years as long as the eligibility criteria are met.