Cindy del Rosario-Tapan
Executive Director of Communications and Media Relations
Posted in Fellowships
We are pleased to announce that two Columbia students have just been awarded Gates Cambridge Scholarships. This is the first time since 2002 that Columbia College seniors have been awarded the grant. Please find below their biographies in their own word
The Application for the Udall Scholarship has been extended to February 16, 2009.
Samuel Fury Childs Daly '09, a Milwaukee, Wis., native who has traveled extensively through Europe and Africa, won the prestigious 2009 Marshall Scholarship, which he will use to earn two master's, one in history and one in African studies, from Oxford.
We are pleased to announce that Jisung Park, an Economics-Political Science major from Shelton, CT has been awarded a Rhodes Scholarship for 2009.
Learn about various fellowship opportunities directly from 15 organizations who will be visiting the Columbia campus throughout the academic year. To learn about upcoming events in this Speaker Series, contact the Fellowship Programs Office or visit the Columbia College events calendar.
The OGP Fellowships Office welcomes Dr. Craig Harwood, director of the Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships Program, for an informational overview of these opportunities on Thursday, April 3, at 12:00 noon in Kent Hall 606. Bring your questions and an appetite--refreshments will be served.
(Soros Fellowships for New Americans provide tuition and stipend assistance up to $90,000 for graduate study in the U.S. See www.pdsoros.org for additional program information.)