University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Undergrad Scholarship

Ted and Laverne Jones

                                                       

Provides financial assistance to qualified undergraduate students majoring in Astrophysics in the School of Physics and Astronomy. It recognizes the importance of astrophysics as a core science and aims to encourage capable and motivated students to pursue careers in this discipline.


Adam Hines

Hines wins 2017 Jones Scholarship

Adam Hines won the 2017 Laverne and Ted Jones Scholarship for Undergraduate Astrophysics.

Arpit wins 2017 Jones Scholarship

Arora Arpit won the 2017 Laverne and Ted Jones Scholarship for Undergraduate Astrophysics. Arpit is originally from India. About the scholarship he said, "I am thankful to the university for this Jones award. My family is the major contributor towards my tuition fee and cost of attendance. There is a big disparity between USD and INR, the Jones award is a welcome respite on my shoestring budget." More »

Ben Sharkey

Sharkey wins Jones Scholarship

Ben Sharkey received the 2016 LaVerne and Ted Jones Scholarship in Astrophysics.

Erik Husby

Husby wins 2016 Jones Award

Erik Husby received the 2016 LaVerne and Ted Jones Scholarship in Astrophysics.


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