Student Recipients

WINNERS OF SELECTED COMPETITIVE SCHOLARSHIPS, FELLOWSHIPS & GRANTS 

 2014 National Scholars 

2014 Nationally Competitive Scholarship Winners (front row, left to right) Mitchell Trafford, Devin Stranford (middle row) J. Christopher Proctor, Caitlin Pegg (back row) Weston Kightlinger, Trey Johnston. Vernon Londagin not pictured.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BRITISH MARSHALL SCHOLARSHIP - 5 awarded since 1998

  • 2012 Kerry McAuliffe, English
  • 2004 Tyler Moore, Computer Science
  • 2002 David McCrary, English
  • 2000 Melissa Cox, Political Science/Economics
  • 1998 Ann Vernon, Biology

RHODES SCHOLARSHIP

Scholars - 2 awarded since 1957

  • 1988 Peter Bednekoff
  • 1957 Carter Revard

Finalists - 9 since 2000

  • 2012 Will LePage, Mechanical Engineering
  • 2011 Casey Davis, Mechanical Engineering
  • 2010 Caitlin Clancy, Math
  • 2009 Kathryn Swenson, Biochemistry/Environmental Policy
  • 2007 Alex Kissinger, Computer Science
  • 2007 Kari Brumback, Chemistry and English
  • 2006 Matthew Wiley, Philosophy
  • 2004 Justin Jacobs, Political Science/Economics/Classics
  • 2000 Sylvia Alajaji, Music

HARRY S. TRUMAN SCHOLARSHIP - 11 awarded since 1988

  • 2010 Sally Meyers, Economics
  • 2005 Brigid DeCoursey, Biochemistry/Environmental Policy
  • 2005 Matthew Warren, Political Science/Economics
  • 2003 Jon Novotny, Philosophy/Computer Science
  • 2002 Tina Tran, Economics/Political Science
  • 2001 Matthew Lindsey, Political Science/Economics
  • 1999 Starr Horne, Chemistry
  • 1997 Steven Bauer, Computer Science
  • 1995 Lisa Palluconi, Political Science
  • 1990 Stephanie Arnold
  • 1988 Angela Duran

BARRY M. GOLDWATER SCHOLARSHIP - 59 awarded since 1989

  • 2014 Devin Stranford, Chemical Engineering
  • 2014 Mitchell Trafford, Chemical Engineering
  • 2013 Conor Fellin, Computer Science
  • 2013 Weston Kightlinger, Chemical Engineering
  • 2013 Caleb Lareau, Mathematics/Biochemistry
  • 2012 Will LePage, Mechanical Engineering
  • 2012 Stephen Macke, Computer Science/Math
  • 2012 Cody Martin, Chemistry
  • 2011 Sean Fuentes, Chemistry
  • 2011 Kirby Smithe, Physics
  • 2010 Rachel Hoffmann, Biochemistry
  • 2010 Zach Winkler, Chemistry
  • 2009 Caitlin Clancy, Math
  • 2009 Anne Gambrel, Engineering Physics
  • 2008 Maria Holland, Mechanical Engineering
  • 2007 Vanessa Andrews, Geophysics/Mathematics
  • 2007 Christopher Johnson, Mathematics/Computer Science
  • 2007 Kathryn Swenson, Biochemistry/Environmental Policy
  • 2006 Tad Schoedel, Biochemistry
  • 2006 David Wacker, Physics
  • 2005 Pavel Gershteyn, Computer Science
  • 2005 David Robinson, Chemistry
  • 2004 Denise Grayson, Computer Science
  • 2004 Todd Hoppe, Chemistry
  • 2004 Suong Nguyen, Chemistry
  • 2004 Alison Galatian, Geosciences
  • 2003 Ernest Hoffman, Biology
  • 2003 Anthony Meehan, Computer Science
  • 2003 Tyler Moore, Computer Science
  • 2003 Brooke Stephenson, Biochemistry
  • 2002 Tracy Carlson, Biology
  • 2002 Jesse Keller, Computer Science
  • 2002 Jon Novotny, Computer Science
  • 2002 Bradley Skaggs, Computer Science
  • 2001 Laura Craft, Chemistry
  • 2001 Emily Scott, Biology
  • 2001 Timothy Swearingen, Chemistry
  • 2000 Drew Bourne, Chemistry
  • 2000 Clinton Campbell, Computer Science
  • 2000 Stephen Magill, Computer Science
  • 2000 Dominic Schulte, Computer Science
  • 1999 Matthew Armstrong, Computer Science & Electrical Engineering
  • 1999 Aaron Cohen, Biology
  • 1999 Suzanne Wendelken, Physics
  • 1998 Neil Bostick, Comp Science
  • 1998 Paul Carpenter, Computer Science
  • 1998 Starr Horne, Chemistry
  • 1998 Matthew J. Pepper, Math
  • 1997 Celesta McGee, Chemical Engineering
  • 1997 Chris Rummel, Computer Science
  • 1997 Ann Vernon, Biology
  • 1996 Steven Bauer, Computer Science
  • 1996 Mark Berryman, Computer Science
  • 1996 Earl Hammon, Electrical Engineering
  • 1995 Dominic Jones, Computer Science
  • 1995 Benjamin Lok, Computer Science
  • 1993 Grant Thompson
  • 1989 Benjamin Bunday
  • 1989 Quoc Dang

MORRIS K. UDALL FELLOWSHIP - 9 awarded since 1998

  • 2012 Will LePage, Mechanical Engineering
  • 2011 Sean Fuentes, Chemistry
  • 2011 Will LePage, Chemistry/Mechanical Engineering
  • 2009 Maria Holland, Mechanical Engineering 
  • 2005 Todd Hoppe, Chemistry
  • 2004 Brigid DeCoursey, Biochemistry/Environmental Policy
  • 2003 Alison Galatian, Geosciences
  • 2001 Timothy Swearingen, Chemistry
  • 1998 Jason Fields, Environmental Policy

NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION GRADUATE FELLOWSHIP -  54 awarded since 1996

  • 2014 Weston Kightlinger, Chemical Engineering/Pre-med
  • 2014 Stephen Macke, Computer Science
  • 2014 Cody Martin, Biochemistry
  • 2014 Caitlin Elizabeth Pegg, Biology/Pre-med
  • 2013 Tricity Andrew, Mathematics
  • 2013 Logan Brooks, Computer Science
  • 2013 Caitlin Clancy, Mechanical Engineering
  • 2013 Casey Davis, Mechanical Engineering
  • 2013 Ahmed El-Kishky, Computer Science
  • 2013 Maria Holland, Mechanical Engineering 
  • 2013 Shreela Palit, Psychology
  • 2013 Rebecca Bedford Pollet, Biochemistry
  • 2013 Kirby Smithe, Physics
  • 2012 Tara Drwenski, Physics/Mathematics
  • 2012 Yvette Guereca, Psychophysiology
  • 2012 Rachel Hoffmann, Molecular Biology
  • 2012 Julie Monda, Structural Biology
  • 2011 Jesse Finch, Sociology
  • 2011 Anne Gambrel, Physics 
  • 2011 Allison Johnston, Physics 
  • 2011 Denise Pozlusznsy, Chemical Engineering 
  • 2011 Darryl Spencer, Physics
  • 2010 Kyle Klavetter, Chemical Engineering
  • 2010 Clara Seaman, Physics
  • 2010 Erin Stranford, Physics and Applied Mathematics
  • 2009 Nathan Brooks, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
  • 2009 Frank Groves, Computer Science
  • 2007 Thomas Loyd, Engineering Physics
  • 2007 David Robinson, Chemistry
  • 2007 Adam Leeper, Engineering Physics
  • 2006 Todd Hoppe, Environmental Chemistry
  • 2006 Ross Hymel, Electrical Engineering
  • 2005 Alison Galatian, Geosciences
  • 2005 Vanessa Russo, Engineering Physics
  • 2005 Mary McGlohon, Math/Computer Science
  • 2005 Andrew Matzen, Geosciences
  • 2004 Loan Vo, Chemistry
  • 2004 William Goertzen, Mechanical Engineering
  • 2004 Tyler Moore, Computer Science
  • 2003 Justin Kita, Chemistry
  • 2003 Todd Kosloff, Computer Science
  • 2003 Mary Ann Shuller, Mechanical Engineering
  • 2003 Isabella Muntz, Anthropology
  • 2002 Stephen Magill, Computer Science
  • 2000 Paul Carpenter, Computer Science
  • 2000 Chris Rummel, Computer Science
  • 2000 Daniel Wilson, Computer Science
  • 1999 Ann Vernon, Biology
  • 1999 Celesta White, Chemical Engineering
  • 1998 Steven Bauer, Computer Science
  • 1998 Earl Hammon, Electrical Engineering
  • 1997 Dominic Jones, Computer Science
  • 1997 Benjamin Lok, Computer Science
  • 1996 Laura Meyer, Physics

NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION GRADUATE FELLOWSHIP HONORABLE MENTION

  • 2013 Stephen Macke, Computer Science

NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP

  • 1997 Laurie Benton, Geosciences

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE FELLOWSHIP - 9 awarded since 1997

  • 2014 Will LePage, Mechanical Engineering
  • 2013 Rick Shipley, Electrical Engineering
  • 2007 Pavel Gershteyn, Computer Science
  • 2004 Tyler Moore, Computer Science
  • 2002 Stephen Magill, Computer Science
  • 2000 Paul Carpenter, Computer Science
  • 1998 Steven Bauer, Computer Science
  • 1998 Mark Berryman, Computer Science
  • 1997 Dominic Jones, Computer Science

FULBRIGHT GRANTS - 17 awarded since 1994

  • 2014 Bailey Adkinson, Sociology/Spanish
  • 2014 James "Trey" Johnston III, Spanish
  • 2013 Kyle Walker, Fulbright UK Summer Institute
  • 2013 Walker Womack, Fulbright UK Summer Institute
  • 2013 Cara Dublin, History
  • 2013 Jake Turner, Sociology/Economics 
  • 2011 John Thao, Educational Foundations
  • 2009 Alex Burch, Economics/International Business
  • 2007 Haden Snyder, International Business and Language
  • 2005 Phillip Bryan, Theatre
  • 2000 Christy Mason, French
  • 1999 James B. Kelley
  • 1998 Kari van der Clouet, German/Spanish (Alternate) 
  • 1997 Heather Hepperlen, French/International Studies
  • 1997 Travis Reid, French/Business/International Studies
  • 1994 Ani Satz, Political Science
  • 1994 Telisa Webb, Political Science

JAMES MADISON FELLOWSHIP - 2 awarded since 1994

  • 1997 Molly Bruzewski, History
  • 1994 Ann Cain, History

USA TODAY ACADEMIC ALL STARS - 3 since 2002

  • 2006 Brigid DeCoursey (3rd Team)
  • 2004 Jon Novotny, Computer Science/Philosophy  (1st Team)
  • 2002 Stephen Magill (2nd Team)

PHI KAPPA PHI GRADUATE FELLOWSHIP - 11 awarded since 1998

  • 2013 Taber Hunt, Economics
  • 2012 Kellyn Smith, Biochemistry
  • 2010 Micah Kordsmeier, Political Science/Spanish 
  • 2009 Julie Kelkar, Biochemistry
  • 2007 Andre Boustani, Biochemistry
  • 2006 Suong Nguyen, Chemistry
  • 2005 Vanessa Russo, Engineering Physics
  • 2004 Amanda Sigler, English
  • 2002 Emily Scott, Biology
  • 2000 Jeffrey Oldham, Finance
  • 1998 Ann Vernon, Biology

HOWARD HUGHES MEDICAL INSTITUTE FELLOWSHIP

  • 1999 Ann Vernon, Biology

NATIONAL SECURITY EDUCATION PROGRAM UNDERGRADUATE FELLOWSHIP

  • 1997 Travis Reid, French/Business/International Studies

PHI BETA KAPPA GRADUATE FELLOWSHIP

  • 1994 Ani Satz, Political Science

J. WILL PRESS INTERNATIONAL GRADUATE OF THE YEAR

  • 1998 Elizabeth Mosley Guse, Law

ROTARY INTERNATIONAL FELLOWSHIP

  • 1994 Ani Satz, Political Science

DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) GRANT - 2 awarded since 1994

  • 2003 Cassandra Duncan, German/Biology
  • 1994 Telisa Webb, Political Science

ELAINE OSBORNE JACOBSON AWARD FOR WOMEN IN HEALTH CARE LAW

  • 1998 Donna DeSimone, Law

NATIONAL SCHOLAR TRAINING FELLOWSHIP U.S. DEPT OF STATE

  • 1997 Alan Olson, Anthropology

TAU BETA PI GRADUATE FELLOWSHIP

  • 2014 Weston Kightlinger, Chemical Engineering/Pre-med
  • 1999 Chris Rummel, Computer Science

WOODROW WILSON (PICKERING) FOREIGN AFFAIRS FELLOWSHIP

  • 2001 Tina Tran, Political Science/Economics

BETA GAMMA SIGMA SCHOLARSHIP

  • 1994 Mindy Lobato, Accounting

CLARENDON U.K. OXFORD

  • 2007 Alex Kissinger, Computer Science

H. B. EARHART FELLOWSHIP

  • 1997 Dominic Jones, Computer Science

FORD FOUNDATION FELLOW

  • 1994 Lisa Sanmiguel, Communications

ENGINEERS WITHOUT BORDERS USA SCHOLARSHIP

  • 2012 Weston Kightlinger, Chemical Engineering

BENJAMIN A. GILMAN SCHOLARSHIP - 11 awarded since 2005

  • 2014 Nicole Lewis, International Business/Spanish 
  • 2014 Vernon Londagin, Physics and Mathematics
  • 2013 John Tindle, Biology
  • 2012 Jessica Boggs, History
  • 2012 Malia Castillo, Anthropology
  • 2012 Landry Harlan, International Business
  • 2012 Joseph Vasquez, Economics
  • 2011 Sean Fuentes, Chemistry
  • 2011 Amber Teachnor, Music
  • 2008 Michael Smith, Religion
  • 2005 Annette Suggs, Political Science

JACK KENT COOKE GRADUATE ARTS AWARD

  • 2007 Noam Faingold, Music Composition

CRITICAL LANGUAGE SCHOLARSHIP

  • 2013 Lauren West, Languages

ERASMUS MUNDUS SCHOLARSHIP

  • 2014 J. Christopher Proctor, Political Science