In honor of Professor J. Morris Blair, an experimental nuclear physicist who was a Minnesota Ph.D. alum and a member of our faculty for more than forty years. This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate physics majors in the School of Physics and Astronomy during the spring semester of their junior year.
Daniel is from Savage, MN. He plans to put the scholarship towards tuition. His main interest is in high energy/particle physics.
2020 Blair Scholarship Recipients
Jason is from Nahr Ibrahim, Lebanon. He plans to use the scholarship to pay part of his tuition and living expenses. His primary interest is in Quantum Computing (theoretical), although he is also interested in Quantum Phenomena and is currently doing research in Quantum Optics.