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May 18, 2015

Sullivan Scholarships Awarded

Two Katherine Sullivan scholarships were awarded this year to Architecture major Caitlin Dippo, who will spend next year studying in Copenhagen, Denmark, and Political Science and Global Studies major Clara McGlynn, who will study in Oslo, Norway. The Sullivan supports a fifth year of undergraduate study conducted abroad and is open to seniors at any of the University of Minnesota campuses.

May 8, 2015

Fulbright Workshops

"Getting Started on Your Fulbright" workshops will be offered in Northrop on May 28 at 2:00 pm and May 29 at 10:00 am. E-mail natschol@umn.edu to sign up for one.

April 8, 2015

Two students win Udall Scholarships

University of Minnesota juniors Alexandra Johnson and Maria Lee were awarded scholarships by the Stewart and Morris Udall Foundation for 2015-16. Johnson was recognized in the Native Public Policy category and Lee in the Environment category. This nationally competitive award recognizes 50 outstanding student leaders.

April 1, 2015

Four Students Named 2015 Goldwater Scholars

Congratulations to juniors Nathan Klein (Chemistry/Math), Jack O'Leary (Computer Science), Andrew Senger (Math) and Sammy Shaker (Chemistry/Math), who have all been awarded Goldwater Scholarships for 2015-16. The Barry Goldwater Foundation has been recognizing outstanding students in the natural sciences, math and engineering since 1986.

March 17, 2015

Sophomore Scholarships Session: Monday, April 27

Get ready for your junior year by learning about scholarships that will support research, language study, graduate school, public service, and study abroad. Find out which competitive scholarships should be part of your plans for next year. 4:30-5:30, Monday, April 27, Crosby Seminar Room, 240 Northrop.

Fulbright Information Sessions

The Fulbright application process for 2016-17 fellowships and assistantships will begin in April. Interested students can learn more about the Fulbright programs by attending one of the following presentations:

  • Fri 3/27, 3:00-4:00, 146 McNeal (St. Paul)
  • Tue 3/31, 3:00-4:00, 132 Koltoff (E Bank)
  • Wed 4/1, 3:00-4:00, 1-136 Carlson (W Bank)
  • Mon 4/6, 12:00-1:00, 217 Lind (E Bank)

Campus Applications for UK Scholarships due April 3, 2015

The preliminary application for a University endorsement for Rhodes, Marshall, Churchill and Mitchell scholarships is due April 3. Application form, personal statement, transcripts, and three letters of recommendation must be received by 4:30 pm at the Office of National and International Scholarships, 390 Northrop or at natschol@umn.edu.