Princeton students win Fulbright grants to study abroad
Posted May 26, 2005; 06:34 p.m.
Ten Princeton seniors have been awarded Fulbright grants to study abroad after graduation.
The students and the countries in which they plan to study are: Jessica Aisenbrey, Argentina; Benjamin Good, Germany; Laura Jones, Germany; Nicholas Kessides, Greece; Steven Lauritano, Germany; Katharine Moore, Germany; Christopher Rizzi, Morocco; Evelyn Thai, Hong Kong; Yousefi Vali, Syria; and Emily Woodman-Maynard, Brazil.The Fulbright program was established in 1946 to demonstrate U.S. commitment to democratic values worldwide. It is sponsored by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State. The program operates in more than 140 countries and awards approximately 4,500 new grants each year, including funding for roughly 1,100 American students to study or conduct research abroad.