Date: April 27, 2012
Nominated by: Jason Sabel
Accomplishment: Prior to, during, and after a NCURA conference in Gettysburg - Nikki helped Prof Friedman on a several million dollar DARPA award with several foreign subcontracts. She demonstrated professionalism and had several teleconferences with these foreign subcontractors. Additionally, Nikki worked on the proposal budgets well into the night during the conference and on the ride back to Rochester. Further, she worked to complete urgent budget modifications for Professor Engin Ipek's NSF award.
Benefit to the Hajim School: Submitting a high quality proposal that will result in external funding to the Hajim School.