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6 WKU students awarded Fulbright U.S. Student grants

6 WKU students awarded Fulbright U.S. Student grants

May 9th, 2018

WKU students Sarah Angelle, Sarah Linder, Logan Mitchell, Lily Nellans, Maggie Sullivan and Elizabeth Upshur will use Fulbright U.S. student grants for a year of English teaching, graduate study or research abroad after graduation.

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WKU senior receives Princeton in Asia fellowship

WKU senior receives Princeton in Asia fellowship

Apr 16th, 2018

Natalie Webb, a WKU senior studying anthropology and international affairs, has been awarded a fellowship from Princeton in Asia.

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WKU again named Top Producer of Fulbright U.S. Student grants

WKU again named Top Producer of Fulbright U.S. Student grants

Feb 19th, 2018

Five WKU students received Fulbright awards for academic year 2017-18, placing WKU in a tie for fourth place among master’s institutions nationally. WKU is the only Kentucky institution to make the list, published in the Chronicle of Higher Education.

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Shoaf receives Rotary Scholarship for master's degree abroad

Shoaf receives Rotary Scholarship for master's degree abroad

Aug 14th, 2017

WKU alumna Emma Shoaf will use a $40,000 Rotary Foundation Global Scholarship to pursue a master’s degree in development studies at the Institute of Development Studies at the University of Sussex.

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9 WKU students honored by Fulbright U.S. Student Program

9 WKU students honored by Fulbright U.S. Student Program

May 16th, 2017

Nine WKU students and recent alumni have been honored by the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. Five students received grant offers and four were selected as alternates.

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WKU tied for 2nd in 2016-17 list of Top Fulbright Producers

WKU tied for 2nd in 2016-17 list of Top Fulbright Producers

Feb 21st, 2017

With 8 student grantees, WKU again among top master’s institutions WKU is tied for second in the list of top Fulbright-producing master’s degree-granting institutions.

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WKU student receives Princeton in Latin America Fellowship

WKU student receives Princeton in Latin America Fellowship

May 23rd, 2016

Emma Shoaf, a graduating senior at WKU from Lexington, has received the Princeton in Latin America (PiLA) Fellowship to work in the Dominican Republic.

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Record 13 WKU students honored by Fulbright Program

Record 13 WKU students honored by Fulbright Program

May 6th, 2016

Thirteen WKU students have been honored by the Fulbright U.S. Student Program, the most in WKU’s history.

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WKU graduate student to use Rotary Scholarship to study water issues

WKU graduate student to use Rotary Scholarship to study water issues

Mar 18th, 2016

WKU graduate student Leslie Ford will use a $40,000 Rotary Foundation Global Scholarship to pursue a second master’s degree in the Netherlands.

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WKU again makes list of Top Fulbright Producers

WKU again makes list of Top Fulbright Producers

Feb 22nd, 2016

For the third time and the second consecutive year, WKU has been named a top Fulbright-producing institution.

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7 WKU students honored by Fulbright Program

7 WKU students honored by Fulbright Program

May 8th, 2015

Erin Asher, Sarah Fox, Lindsey Houchin, Kayla Sweeney and Rebecca Thieman received Fulbright grants to study or teach English abroad. Hayley Hilbert and Ryan Vennell are alternates.

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7 students, most in WKU's history, honored by Fulbright Program

7 students, most in WKU's history, honored by Fulbright Program

May 22nd, 2014

Five students received grants: Chad Coomer, Jon Hendrie, Wesley Bromm, Allison Feikes, and Angelika Masero. Two students were named alternates: Amy Correll and Clarice Esch.

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WKU student receives Fulbright, DAAD grants to study in Germany

WKU student receives Fulbright, DAAD grants to study in Germany

May 2nd, 2014

WKU biochemistry student Jonathan David Hendrie received two grants to continue research in Germany to develop a new expert model system for laparoscopic training.

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WKU student will use 2 national scholarships for HIV research in United Kingdom

WKU student will use 2 national scholarships for HIV research in United Kingdom

Mar 31st, 2014

Chad Coomer has received a U.S. Student Fulbright grant to the UK to complete his master’s degree in infection and immunity at University College London. He has also been accepted into the National Institutes of Health Oxford-Cambridge Scholars program.

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Dodds finalist for Mitchell Scholarship

Dodds finalist for Mitchell Scholarship

Nov 15th, 2012

Cory Dodds, a WKU senior from Smithland, Ky., has been selected as a finalist for the 2012 George Mitchell Scholarship Program.Dodds is the first student from WKU to earn this honor.

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2 WKU graduates awarded Fulbright grants to study abroad

2 WKU graduates awarded Fulbright grants to study abroad

May 25th, 2012

For the sixth year in a row, WKU students have been awarded Fulbright grants to spend a year studying and working abroad. May 2012 graduates Mario Nguyen and Alyssa Surina are the latest recipients.

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Honors College student selected to teach English in South Korea

Honors College student selected to teach English in South Korea

Jan 20th, 2012

Sarah Schrader, a double major in Biology and Chemistry and member of the Honors College at WKU, has been selected to teach English in South Korea for a six-month term beginning in February through the Teach and Learn in Korea (TaLK) program.

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2 WKU graduates receive 2012 Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarships

2 WKU graduates receive 2012 Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarships

Oct 28th, 2011

Two WKU graduates received 2012 Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarships from the Rotary Foundation to travel to Africa to complete graduate coursework and engage in service.

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Honors College senior receives Global Scholars Award for project in Kenya

Honors College senior receives Global Scholars Award for project in Kenya

Oct 26th, 2011

Justin Pile, a senior in the Honors College at WKU from Coxs Creek, received a Foundation for Global Scholars award that partially funded an international experience in Kasigau, Kenya.

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Graduate awarded Fulbright to conduct research in China

Graduate awarded Fulbright to conduct research in China

Jun 16th, 2011

WKU graduate Rachel Reetzke of Franklin has been awarded a Fulbright Grant that will allow her to travel to China and conduct research.

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