NextGen: Student Awards, Scholarships, and More

Here is all of the latest news about student members, faculty members, and the broader community working to inspire the next generation of standardization.
The Editors

In each issue of Standardization News, we provide updates about ASTM International student members, faculty, and other professionals who are helping inspire the next generation of standardization. In the September/October issue, we shared the winners of our graduate scholarships, provided information about student project grant applications, and called for submissions for the Mary R. Norton award.

ASTM Awards $10,000 Scholarships to Four 2023 Graduate Students

ASTM International announced the graduate student winners of four $10,000 scholarships for their studies in fields where technical standards play a crucial role. This year’s winners were chosen from a competitive pool of various applicants.

ASTM has more than 5,000 student members at all levels of education who receive free membership. The organization offers several scholarship and grant opportunities each year. Undergraduate and graduate student members receive a front-row seat to the standards-development process, allowing them to network with technical experts and participate in standards discussions.

For more information on the free student membership and academic outreach activities, visit


Clara Eichler is a Ph.D. student in environmental sciences and engineering at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. Clara is an active member on D22.05 with interest in working for the U.S. EPA or NIST to help contribute to advancing research and standards in her field.