Two seniors with track records of achievement in academics, research, and the arts have been awarded the Daniel M. Sachs Class of 1960 Graduating Scholarship, one of the highest awards given to Princeton undergraduates.
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Mastroianni and McGinnis are among the 32 American recipients of the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship, which funds two to three years of graduate study at the University of Oxford.
Dixon Li '13 has been named a 2014 Marshall Scholar. The Marshall Scholarship covers the cost of graduate study and living at a British university of the recipient's choice for up to two years.
The U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship Program provides fully-funded intensive summer language instruction in 13 critical foreign languages for 7-10 weeks (for U.S. citizens). Deadline: 11/15/13
Fourteen members of Princeton's graduating Class of 2013 and three recent alumni were awarded Fulbright grants to study or teach abroad for the 2013-14 academic year.
Victoria Solomon, a Princeton University senior with plans to use electronics to improve medical technology, has been named a 2013 Marshall Scholar.
The fellowship allows a senior to do "an independent project of extraordinary merit that will widen the recipient's experience of the world and significantly enhance his/her personal growth and intellectual development."
Gene Merewether's 2013 Luce Scholarship will allow him to spend next year in Asia studying the use of robots and electronic communication in monitoring and responding to disasters.
Three Princeton University seniors have been awarded the Henry Richardson Labouisse '26 Prize to spend one year pursuing international civic engagement projects after graduation.
Seniors Erica Cao and Kaitlin Stouffer, as well as Class of 2012 graduate David Kurz, have been awarded Gates Cambridge Scholarships. The awards give outstanding students from outside the United Kingdom the opportunity to pursue postgraduate study at the University of Cambridge.
Seniors Abigail Greene and Christina Laurenzi have been awarded 2013 fellowships from ReachOut 56-81-06, an alumni-funded effort that supports yearlong public service projects after graduation. Abigail participated in Princeton in France and Christina did an IIP internship!
Senior Aman Sinha, an MAE concentrator who has pursued research into computational and statistical modeling techniques, has been selected as one of 14 U.S. students who will spend a year studying at Churchill College at the University of Cambridge. The prestigious scholarship program is administered by the Winston Churchill Foundation of the United States.
Two seniors with track records of achievement in academics and research have been named recipients of the Daniel M. Sachs Class of 1960 Graduating Scholarship, one of the highest awards given to Princeton undergraduates.
Cunningham will spend a year studying music composition at University College Cork in Ireland. Cunningham interned in Mexico through the International Internship Program and also studied abroad through Princeton in Spain!
Princeton University senior Jake Nebel is among the 34 American college students who have been named 2013 Marshall Scholars. Nebel plans to pursue a master's degree in philosophy at the University of Oxford.
Boren Scholarships provide $10,000/semester. An information session will be held at 4:30 p.m., November 12 in 002 Robertson Hall.
Princeton students will study critical languages in China, Morocco, and Turkey.
Seniors Ceymi Doenyas and Cristina Martinez have been awarded 2012 fellowships from ReachOut 56-81-06, an alumni-funded effort to support yearlong public service projects after graduation.
Junior Daniel Gastfriend has been awarded a 2012 Truman Scholarship, which provides up to $30,000 for graduate study. The award, given to 54 students among 587 candidates nationwide, recognizes juniors with exceptional leadership potential who are committed to careers in government, the nonprofit or advocacy sectors, education, or elsewhere in the public service.
Seniors Jane Abbottsmith, Daniel Barson, Daniel Strassfeld and Victoria Tobolsky and alumna Rachel Bolton '10 have been awarded Gates Cambridge Scholarships.
Senior Olivia Waring, a chemistry major with an interest in Chinese language and translation, has been awarded the 2012 Daniel M. Sachs Class of 1960 Graduating Scholarship. Waring studied abroad in China and Germany.
Three Princeton University seniors — Christina Chang, Kyle Edwards and Emily Rutherford — and two alumni, Samuel Dorison and Alice Easton, are five of 36 American college students who have been awarded 2012 Marshall Scholarships. Three of the students are OIP students!
Three Princeton seniors — Elizabeth Butterworth, Miriam Rosenbaum and Astrid Stuth — and one Class of 2011 graduate, Mohit Agrawal, have been awarded Rhodes Scholarships for graduate study at the University of Oxford.
Applications for the 2012-13 David L. Boren Scholarships for study in study in Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East are now available.
Seniors Justine Drennan and Sukrit Silas have been awarded Gates Cambridge Scholarships, which give outstanding students from outside the United Kingdom an opportunity to pursue postgraduate study at the University of Cambridge. Both Drennan and Silas studied abroad at University of Oxford.
Alissa Escarce and Léa Steinacker each have been awarded the Henry Richardson Labouisse '26 Prize, which will allow them to devote a year of service and research related to migrant workers' rights and gender-based violence.
Four Princeton juniors have been awarded Goldwater Scholarships, the premier undergraduate award for outstanding students interested in careers in mathematics, the natural sciences and engineering.
The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace has named Woodrow Wilson School senior Oliver Palmer as one of its 2011 Junior Fellows. Each year the Endowment offers eight to ten one-year fellowships to highly qualified graduating seniors. They are selected from a pool of nominees from close to 400 participating colleges. Palmer studied abroad in Shanghai at Fudan University, and conducted research and interviews in Beijing, Shanghai and Singapore for his senior thesis.
Princeton University senior Emma Yates has won a prestigious Churchill Scholarship, which provides support for study at the University of Cambridge to students who show great promise in research.
Princeton senior Khameer Kidia, a French major from Harare, Zimbabwe, has been selected as one of Zimbabwe's Rhodes Scholars. The Rhodes Trust awards fellowships for graduate study at the University of Oxford to approximately 80 scholars from 14 regions around the world each year. Last month, senior Nicholas DiBerardino and alumnus Mark Jia were named two of this year's 32 American Rhodes scholars
The Bridging Scholarship program will award 20 scholarships to American students participating in study-abroad programs in Japan that begin in Spring 2014. Undergraduate students majoring in any field of study are eligible. Deadline: 10/8/13.