Fellowships Office

Congratulations to Recent UR Fellowship Winners, Finalists, & Alternates!


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Winners & Finalists: 2004-present


Carnegie Junior Fellowship (Carnegie Endowment For International Peace) 

Finalist

Kuhu Parasrampuria ’13 (Economic & Business Strategies / Minors: Classical Civilization / Philosophy) 

 

Critical Language Scholarship 

Summer 2014 Scholars

Daniel Webb ’14 (Spanish / Russian / Minor: Mathematics), Russian

Natalie Tjota ’16 (Biomedical Engineering), Declined  

Alternates

Fatima Bawany ’15 (Religion / Biology)

Dillon Bowman ’15 (International Relations)

Kathleen Dickson ’14 (Russian / Minor: International Relations)

Shyam Venkateswaran ’14 (Biology)

Finalists

Kathryn Conheady ’15 (History / Minor: German)

Eric Quesada ’15 (Linguistics) 

 

DAAD-RISE Scholarship 

2015 Scholars

Luke Daily '16 (Biomedical Engineering)

Claire Kaiser '17 (Biomedical Engineering)

Tianyi "Linda" Liu '16 (Biomedical Engineering)

Zhaoyu Nie '17 (Optics)

Nathaniel Potrepka '17 (Computer Science/Audio & Music Engineering)

Zhenzhi "Jane" Xia '16 (Optical Engineering)

So Han Florence Yip '17 (Mechanical Engineering)

2014 Scholars

Corey Garyn ’15 (Cell & Developmental Biology / Philosophy) Goettingen

Austin Mottola ’15 (Biochemistry / Minor: Chemistry) Dresden

Seth Schober ’16 (Electrical & Computer Engineering / Minor: Spanish) Kaiserslautern

Natalie Tjota ’16 (Biomedical Engineering) Münster

Steven Torrisi ’16 (Physics) Hamburg 

 

Davis Projects For Peace Fellowship 

2014 Fellows

Dawson

John Dawson  ’13/T5’14 (Molecular Genetics / Minors: Chemistry / Psychology)

Wegman

Katherine Wegman ’15 (Anthropology / Biology)

Fulbright UK Summer Institutes 

2014 Scholar

Leah Schwartz ’17 (Anthropology) Queen’s University Belfast 

 

Fulbright U.S. Student Grant Program 

2015-16 Scholars

Jacek "Jack" Blaszkiewicz 'GS/ESM (Ph.D., Musicology) France

Kathryn Conheady '15 (History / Minor: German) Germany

Lauren Kee '15 (Economics, Health Policy) Philippines

Benjamin Landwersiek '15 (Neuroscience / Spanish) Spain

Samantha R. Whalen '15 (Anthropology) Malaysia

Melissa Zgouridi '14E/T5'15 (Applied Music / Musical Arts / Minors: French, German) Austria

2014-15 Scholars

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Savannah Benton ’14 (International Relations / Minor: Economics) Malaysia

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Anisha Gundewar ’14 (Health, Behavior, & Society / Microbiology) India

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Quinlan Mitchell ’13/T5’14 (Linguistics / Comparative Literature) Argentina

Pierick

Philip J. Pierick G/E (D.M.A. Candidate, Eastman School of Music) Australia

Slocum

Erin Slocum ’12 (Brain & Cognitive Sciences) South Korea

Venkateswaran

Shyam Venkateswaran ’14 (Biology) India

Zehren

Simone Zehren ’14 (Archaeology, Technology & Historical Structures / History) Turkey

Alternates

Manda Brefo ‘14 (Anthropology / Political Science) Ghana

Nicholas Giangreco ’14 (Biochemistry / Minor: Public Health) Sweden 

Finalists

Stacy Salerno GS (Medicine) Tanzania

Catherine Tarantine ’13 (Epidemiology) Ghana 

Shilpa Topudurti ’14 (Molecular Genetics) Turkey

 

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship 

Fall 2013 Scholars

Nancy Bui ’14 (Neuroscience / Psychology) Denmark

Kathy Edouard  ’14 (Political Science) Spain

Anjali Patel ’15 (Molecular Genetics) England

Marissa Stranger ’14 (Environmental Studies) Thailand

Luis Zamudio ’15 (Political Science) Chile 

Spring 2014 Scholars

Jasré Ellis ’15 (Psychology / Japanese) Japan

Breanna Madrazo ’15 (Financial Economics) Italy

Johnson Truong ’15 (Chemistry) Ireland

Jenny Quintero ’16 (Biomedical Engineering) Australia

Catherine Sbeglia ’15 (English / Film & Media Studies) Czech Republic

 

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship 

2014-15 Honorable Mentions

Molly Finn ’16 (Physics & Astronomy)

       Brian Mc Donald ’16 (Mathematics)

      

Humanity In Action Fellowship

       2014 Fellows

Lendsey Achudi ’14 (International Relations / Minor: French) Warsaw

Jonathan Johnson ’14 (Anthropology / Political Science / Minor: Philosophy) Berlin

 

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship 

2014 Fellows

Amanda Chen ’14 (Biomedical Engineering) 

Honorable Mentions

Catherine Lambert ’13/T5 ’14 (Geological Sciences / English)

Ryan Ribson ’14 (Chemistry) 

 

Rotary Global Grant Scholarship

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Scholar

Jordan Shapiro ’14 (History / International Relations / Minor: Russian)

See also a short video about Jordan's work in Rush Rhees



Whitaker International Fellowship Program 

Harry Reis 

2014-15 Fellow

Amanda Chen ’14 (Biomedical Engineering) England