CLiPS envoy wins 2015 Princeton Prize in Race Relations
CLiPS envoy Anthony Price has been awarded a 2015 Princeton Prize in Race Relations. This prestigious award carries a $1,000 prize for particularly noteworthy work and includes an all-expense paid trip to Princeton University for the Award Symposium, which was held April 24-25.
The Princeton Prize in Race Relations was created to identify and commend young people who are working to increase understanding and mutual respect among all races. Through this effort, the Prize Committee hopes to inspire others to join in these or similar efforts, and to undertake initiatives of their own.
Price is a junior at Shaw High School in East Cleveland. He has been an envoy in CLiPS (the NSF Science and Technology Center for Layered Polymeric Systems) since the summer of 2013. He works in the research laboratory of Rigoberto Advincula, professor of macromolecular science and engineering, under the mentorship of PhD candidate, Brylee Tiu.