Major Fellowship and Award Recipients, 2015-2016
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Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship Premiere undergraduate scholarship for students who intend to pursue a career in mathematics, the natural sciences, or engineering.
Kaitlin Berry '17, Spanish and Biochemistry
Elizabeth Aguilar '18, Biochemistry
Nathaniel Smith '17, Physics and Mathematics
Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Supports a greater diversity of the kinds of students who study abroad and the countries and regions in which they study.
Jessica Tilley '17 (Classical Civilization), Greece, spring 2016
Shajaya Martinez '17 (Sociology), Argentina, spring 2016
Penelope Ramirez '17 (Women's Studies), Brazil, spring 2016
Boren Scholarship Boren Scholarships provide funding to U.S. undergraduate students to study less commonly taught languages in world regions critical to US interests, and underrepresented in study abroad.
Chelsea Conard '18, (Computer Science, Economics), China, Spring and Summer 2017
Fulbright U.S. Student Program Grants Flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government.
Justin Agrelo '13 (English Writing), English Teaching Assistantship, Argentina
Hattie Blair '16 (English Writing, Spanish), English Teaching Assistantship, South Korea
Xeno Carpenter-New '14 (Music-BMA), English Teaching Assistantship, Macedonia
Shelby (Beasley) Guzzetta '15 (English Literature, Political Science), English Teaching Assistantship, Poland
Madeline Hawk '16 (English Literature, Film Studies), English Teaching Assistantship, South Korea
Jacob Hebbe '16 (Religious Studies, Communication), English Teaching Assistantship, Malaysia
Scott Lockwood '16 (Mathematics, Biology), Academic Research in Ecology, New Zealand
Devon Ross '16 (Economics, Asian Studies), English Teaching Assistantship, Taiwan (declined award)
Josiah Rushing '14 (Music Performance), Academic Music Performance, France (recipient through graduate institution: Cincinnati Conservatory of Music)
Elizabeth Bjordal '14 (Spanish, Philosophy), English Teaching Assistantship, Ecuador
Maryclare Flores '15 (Interdisciplinary), English Teaching Assistantship, Mexico
NSF Graduate Fellowship The NSF Program provides three years of support for outstanding graduate students pursuing research-based master's and doctoral degrees in the fields of science and engineering.
Sydney Cason '16, Interdisciplinary: Neuroscience
Maritza Mestre '14, Sociology
Woodrow Wilson Indiana Teaching Fellowship The Woodrow Wilson Indiana Teaching Fellowship seeks to attract talented, committed individuals with backgrounds in the STEM fields—science, technology, engineering, and mathematics—into teaching in high-need Indiana secondary schools.
Madison (Gallegos) Beatty '13 (Earth Sciences)