Find here the list of awards and grants received by the Udry research group:

  • NASA Planetary Sciences Division Travel Grant to Amanda Ostwald for the Meteoritical Society meeting 2019 in Sapporo (Summer 2019) = $1,800.
  • Dwornik Award Honorable Mention Graduate Poster 2019 (Planetary science Award) to Amanda Ostwald, for her LPSC poster (abstract #1431) entitled “Parental Melt of Nakhlites as Determined from Melt Inclusions.” (Spring 2019)
  • NASA Solar System Working Program to Dr. Arya Udry (PI): “Petrogenesis of poikilitic shergottites and implications for martian geochemical reservoirs”, PI – Total of $330,540 (08.01.2018? to 07.31.21?
  • NASA Planetary Major Equipment Program to Dr. Arya Udry (PI): “Acquisition of a new laser ablation system at the University of Nevada Las Vegas” PI – Total of $240,250 (08.01.2018? to 07.31.21?)
  • Bernada French Scholarship (UNLV) to Amanda Ostwald (Fall 2018) = $1,100
  • Alumni Association Scholarship (UNLV Graduate College) to Rachel Rahib (Fall 2018) = $1,250
  • 2018 James F. Adams/GPSA Scholarship(UNLV Graduate College) to Rachel Rahib (Fall 2018) = $500
  • Remote Jacobs- NASA Johnson Space Center graduate assistantship to Rachel Rahib(Fall 2018) = $27,262.
  • 2018 UNLV Office of Undergraduate Research Summer Undergraduate Research Funding (OUR SURF) Scholarship to Zoë Wilbur(Summer 2018)
  • 2018 UNLV Geosymposium undergraduate student achievement to Zoë Wilbur (April 2018)
  • 2018 UNLV Geosymposium graduate student achievement to Logan Combs(April 2018)
  • 2018 Lunar and Planetary Institute (LPI) career Award to Logan Combsfor LPSC abstract #1727 entitled “Petrology and geochemistry of the enriched poikilitic shergottite Northwest Africa 10169: insight into the martian interior.” (March 2018) = $1000
  • 2018 Desert Space Foundation Scholarship to Rachel Rahib(Spring 2018) = $980
  • Jacobs-JSC internship to Zoë Wilbur(Spring-Summer 2018) = $36,877
  • First place to Logan Combs for poster entitled” Petrology of the new enriched poikilitic shergottite Northwest Africa (NWA) 10169: Insight into the martian interior at the 2017 NASA Space Grant and Nevada NASA EPSCoR Statewide Meeting (Fall 2017)
  • NASA Lunar and Planetary Institute (LPI) travel award to Rachel Rahib for the Meteoritical Society meeting in Santa Fe (July 2017) = $1,000
  • NASA Mars Data Analysis Program to Dr. Arya Udry (PI): “Understanding diversity in martian magmatism: Modeling the formation of felsic and alkaline igneous compositions from in-situ data collected on Mars”, PI – $299,570 (04-01-2017 to 04-01-2020)
  • NASA Nevada Space Grant Consortium (NVSGC) fellowship to Logan Combs entitled “Petrology of the new enriched lherzolitic shergottite Northwest Africa (NWA) 10169: Insight into the martian interior” (Fall 2017-Spring 2018) = $18,000
  • NASA Nevada Space Grant Consortium (NVSGC) fellowship to Rachel Rahibentitled “Insight into the martian interior using quantitative textural analyses of poikilitic shergottites” (Fall 2017-Spring 2018) = $18,000
  • UNLV Faculty Opportunity Awards (FOA), Individual Investigator Award to Dr. Arya Udry (PI): “Towards a better understanding of magmatic processes on Mercury using aubrite meteorites” $19,500 (7-1-2015 to 06-31-2018)