Nitheyaa Shree Ramesh among 2021 Marshall Scholars
Nitheyaa Shree Ramesh is among the three Indian-American university students to be named 2021 Marshall Scholars by the British Government and Marshall Aid Commemoration Commission. As the only Marshall Scholar from Georgia, Ramesh, of Georgia State University, plans to do graduate studies at the University of Bristol. Aiming for a career in neuroscience research, she plans to study neurodegenerative disorders and design therapies to treat them. Throughout her undergraduate career, which includes being a Presidential Scholar in the Honors College at Georgia State, Ramesh has worked in research with faculty in the Neuroscience Institute in Georgia State’s College of Arts & Sciences. In 2019, Ramesh was named a Goldwater Scholar by the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation and the U.S. Department of National Defense Education Programs. She is vice president and treasurer of the Georgia State chapter of Nu Rho Psi, the national honor society in neuroscience.
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