Joeke Nollet was selected as this year’s winner of the Marina van Damme scholarship. The UT alumna works as a medical doctor and will use the € 9,000 cash prize to study a new technique for diagnosing swallowing disorders. Nollet accepted the award during the UT Entrepreneurial Day ceremony in De Waaier today.
Moreblessings Shoko became this year’s winner of the Marina van Damme award. This ambitious UT graduate aims to empower girls in Zimbabwe by using drones. Drones that will fly to rural areas of her home country and provide girls with sanitary pads, and therefore the chance to go to school.
Berza Ataoglu (1982) heeft de Marina van Damme-beurs 2016 ontvangen. ‘Ze is excellent in haar vakgebied, ambitieus en volhardend’, aldus Universiteitsfonds Twente-bestuurslid Wilma Toering-Keen.