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Fellowships and Awards

  1. Grinnell College Graduating Seniors and Alumni Receive Fulbright Grants

    May 16, 2022
    Graduating seniors and alumni—Mary DaVega, Sarina Kopf, Sarina Lincoln, and Katelyn Mehlhaus—were awarded Fulbright U.S. student grants to conduct research and teach English abroad in 2022–2023. For 75 years, Fulbright grants have provided future American leaders with an unparalleled opportunity to study, conduct research, and teach abroad, with the goal of increasing mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries.
  2. Loyal Terry Named Truman Scholar

    Apr 14, 2022
    The U.S. Congress established the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation as a living memorial to President Truman in 1975. The foundation awards merit-based graduate school scholarships to college students in their junior year who plan to pursue careers in government or the nonprofit sector.
  3. Chase Holdener receives ’23 Goldwater Scholarship

    Apr 04, 2022
    The Goldwater Scholarship Program, one of the oldest and most prominent national scholarships in the natural sciences, engineering, and mathematics in the United States, seeks to identify and support college sophomores and juniors who show exceptional promise to become this nation’s next generation of research leaders in their fields.
  4. Crys Moosman Receives the Thomas J. Watson Fellowship

    Mar 15, 2022
    The Watson Fellowship is a $36,000 one-year grant for purposeful, independent exploration outside the United States
  5. Grinnell College Has Been Named a Top Producer of Fulbright U.S. Students

    Feb 28, 2022
    Grinnell College is proud to be named one of the U.S. colleges and universities that produced the most 2021-2022 Fulbright U.S. Students. 
  6. Avery Lewis ’21 Receives Baumann Essay Prize

    Jun 23, 2021
    The Baumann Essay Prize, established in 1993 and funded by David ’51 and Audrey Lowe ’52 Hammer, distinguishes the dynamic classroom contributions of Frederick Baumann, professor of history at Grinnell from 1927 to 1954.
  7. Marianna Cota Receives Udall Honorable Mention

    Jun 17, 2021
    The Udall Foundation awards scholarships and special honors to college sophomores and juniors for study in fields related to the environment and to Native Americans and Alaska Natives in fields related to health care and tribal public policy.
  8. Graduating Seniors and Alumni Receive Fulbright Grants

    Jun 03, 2021
    For 75 years, Fulbright grants have provided future American leaders with an unparalleled opportunity to study, conduct research, and teach abroad with the goal of increasing mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries.
  9. Hollis Akins and David Jin Receive Goldwater Scholarships

    May 28, 2021
    The Goldwater scholarship program, one of the oldest and most prominent national scholarships in the natural sciences, engineering, and mathematics in the United States.
  10. Mercedes Varela ’21 Receives Stouffer Fellowship for Graduate Studies

    May 25, 2021
    Varela, a class of 2021 graduate from Las Vegas, Nevada, is a French major with education licensure. She has native proficiency in Spanish along with her academic study in both French and Spanish. She plans to study for a Master of Arts in bilingual-bicultural education.

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