The Chandler T. White 1916 Research Prize

This prize was established through gifts from the family and friends of Chandler T. White, Dartmouth Class of 1916. The income is to be used annually for an award to be made to one or more undergraduate chemistry students in recognition of outstanding performance in an independent research project. The winner's name is also inscribed on a plaque displayed in the Marx Lounge of Burke Laboratory.

About Chandler T. White

Chandler T. White taught and studied at M.I.T. following his graduation from Dartmouth. In the early 1920's, he joined the General Aniline and Film Corporation (which changed its name to GAF, Inc., in 1968), retiring in 1959 as its vice president. He died in 1982 at the age of 88.

PREVIOUS WINNERS

  • 2017 winner: Christine Park '17
  • 2016 winners:Philip Mannes '16 and Irina Shlosman '16
  • 2015 winners:Jonathan M. King '15 and Martin Tomanik '15
  • 2014 winner:  Saara-Anne Azizi '14
  • 2013 winners:Alexandra T. Geanacopoulos '13 and Daniel M. Marcusa '13
  • 2012 winner:  Jason R. Toffey '12
  • 2011 winner:  Thomas F. Robbins '11
  • 2010 winners: Shreoshi Majumdar '10 and Yu Cheng Zhao '10
  • 2009 winners: Jeffrey A. Garber '09 and Katherine H. Schiavoni '09
  • 2008 winners: Michelle M. Chen '08 and Jiajia Cui ‘08
  • 2007 winner: Mitchell A. Pet ‘07
  • 2006 winners: Yale A. Fillingham ‘06, Elisabeth F. Heuston ‘06, and Christopher R. Nitkin ‘06
  • 2005 winners: Benjamin R. Cohen ’05, Meredith D. Hartley ’05, and Peter D. Sottile ‘05
  • 2004 winners: Melanie Chiu ’04 and Jakub K. Wegrzyn ‘04
  • 2003 winners: Louis M. Chu ’03, Nirav S. Kapadia ’03, and Monique A. Meyer ‘03
  • 2002 winners: Yuko Noda ’02 and Stephen H. Schilling ‘02
  • 2001 winners: Alisa M. Davis ’01, Pamela J. Lombardi ’01, and John-Paul J. Yu ‘01
  • 2000 winners: Joanne L. Chang ’00 and Austin D. Schenk ‘00
  • 1999 winner: Navrose S. Grewal ‘99
  • 1998 winners: Christina K. Campo ’98, Ji-Mee Hwang ’98, and E.James Petersson ‘98
  • 1997 winners: Ronald Gregush '97, Jeffrey Jorgensen '97, and John A. Schoenhard '97
  • 1996 winners: Thomas W. Courtney '96, Laura E. Lee '96, and Aaron M. Sandoski '96
  • 1995 winner: John B. Alexander '95
  • 1994 winners: Carolee Flader '94, and Leland J. Gershell '94
  • 1993 winner: Kevin D. Courtney '93
  • 1992 winners: J. Scott McBride '92, and Erin Mairs '92
  • 1991 winners: Christopher J. Winfree '91 and Percy H. Carter '92
  • 1990 winners: Erica Lawson '89 and Andrew Cox '90
  • 1989 winners: Bryan Roberts '89 and Steven Goldman '89
  • 1988 winners: Peter McIlroy '88 and Christine McKiernan '88
  • 1987 winners: Lisa Newcomb '87 and Michael Reed '87
  • 1986 winner : Scott Greenfield '86