Ph.D. student Feiping Zhao receives Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Students Abroad

LUT's Ph.D. candidate Feiping Zhao studying in Green Chemistry research group has been granted the 2015 Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Students Abroad. The research group is headed by professor Mika Sillanpää.

The Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Students Abroad is a scholarship set up by the China Scholarship Council (CSC) to honor overseas Chinese students with outstanding academic accomplishments. Established in 2003, this award was developed to encourage research excellence and to recognize the achievements among Chinese students abroad.

Student winners are selected through a rigorous process of evaluation of their academic and research work. This year, the award was presented to 500 Chinese PhD students pursing their studies abroad, across all disciplines, including 4 PhD students studying in Finland.