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.