The Dorothy Goodwin Scholars Program provides stipends for a select group of sophomore and junior women students who propose innovative research projects in partnership with a University of Hartford faculty or staff member. To see a list of recently funded scholars, their project topics, and their mentors, click here.
In 2013, WELFund approved four women from the class of 2014 to explore their passions...
Niki Kalmus (A&S) explored the feasibility of foreign aid database systems.
Click here to see Niki's final report.
Ally Thatcher (Art) investigated the combination of art and science in education.
Click here to see Ally's final report.
Catherine Brennan (Barney) analyzed population dynamics and game species.
Click here to see Catherine's final report.
Melanie Silvernail (Hartt) researched empowerment through music and performance.
Click here to see Melanie's final report.
Dorothy Goodwin Scholars are creative self-starters with a compelling research
question who meet the following criteria:
Dorothy Goodwin Scholars for the summer program are chosen each spring, scholars for the academic year program are chosen each summer. Contact Margaret Gooch, program administrator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 860.768.5289 for more information.