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4 WKU students awarded Freeman-ASIA scholarships

4 WKU students awarded Freeman-ASIA scholarships

May 23rd, 2018

Andrew Lambdin, Nathaniel Lambdin and Reuben Tang will study abroad in Taiwan and Robert Myers of Louisville will study abroad in China this summer through support from the Freeman Awards for Study in Asia scholarship program.

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13 WKU students recognized by Gilman International Scholarship Program

13 WKU students recognized by Gilman International Scholarship Program

May 16th, 2018

WKU students Riana Berry, Sheila Butler, Elizabeth Chagnon, Lillian Golden, Elisabeth Hernandez-Torres, Michael King, Jeremy McFarland, Robert Myers, Antonio McManis, Aaliyah Neblett and Nyla Rogers were selected as Gilman Scholars.

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2 WKU students selected for Fulbright UK Summer Institutes

2 WKU students selected for Fulbright UK Summer Institutes

May 14th, 2018

Rachel Hunter of Owensboro and Isaac Keller of Kansas City, Missouri are the seventh and eighth WKU students to be selected for the prestigious program since 2012. This is the second year in a row that two WKU students were selected.

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4 WKU students recognized in Boren Scholarship competition

4 WKU students recognized in Boren Scholarship competition

May 10th, 2018

Kate Hart of Princeton, Nathan Read of Belleveville, Illinois and Tristan Shaw of Glasgow will use Boren Scholarships to fund their Chinese Flagship capstone year in China. Michael Dimeo of Bowling Green was selected as an alternate.

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Record 11 WKU students awarded Critical Language Scholarships

Record 11 WKU students awarded Critical Language Scholarships

May 4th, 2018

Eleven WKU students will study languages intensively abroad this summer through support from the Critical Language Scholarship. Two other students were named alternates. This year's performance nearly doubles the previous record of 6 awardees in 2014.

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WKU student selected as Fund for Education Abroad Scholar

WKU student selected as Fund for Education Abroad Scholar

May 3rd, 2018

Reuben Tang, a second-year architectural science and Asian religions and cultures major and Chinese Flagship participant from Glasgow, will study in Taiwan this summer through support from a Fund for Education Abroad scholarship.

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WKU recognized among Gilman Scholarship top producers

WKU recognized among Gilman Scholarship top producers

Apr 24th, 2018

WKU has been named a 2016-17 top producer of Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs. WKU is tied for 26th among more than 100 institutions nationwide.

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WKU student awarded Freeman-ASIA scholarship

WKU student awarded Freeman-ASIA scholarship

Feb 1st, 2018

Keeley Rather, a third-year Asian religions and cultures major from Owensboro, was awarded a Freeman-ASIA scholarship of up to $5,000 to study in Japan during the spring 2018 semester.

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WKU students recognized by Gilman International Scholarship Program

WKU students recognized by Gilman International Scholarship Program

Dec 13th, 2017

Isaac Barnes of Frankfort, Anais Compton of Bowling Green and Jada Jefferson of Louisville were selected as Gilman Scholars and will receive up to $8,000 to fund their study abroad programs during the spring 2018 semester.

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3 WKU students selected as Gilman Scholars

3 WKU students selected as Gilman Scholars

Aug 14th, 2017

Whitley Gregory of Nicholasville, Kelsy Leppo of Lexington, and Bradley Orr of Guston will receive scholarships of up to $8,000 to study abroad during the fall 2017 semester or academic year.

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2 WKU students recognized by Freeman-ASIA Program

2 WKU students recognized by Freeman-ASIA Program

Jul 5th, 2017

Bradley Orr of Guston was awarded a scholarship of up to $7,000 to study abroad during the 2017-18 academic year. Rheanna Bostick of Cadiz was selected as an alternate.

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3 WKU students received Boren Scholarships

3 WKU students received Boren Scholarships

May 12th, 2017

Ellen Linder of Louisville and Brandon Pruitt of Bowling Green are members of the Chinese Flagship Program and will complete their Capstone Year in China. Hannah Chaney of Louisville will study in CET’s Intensive Language Summer Program in Jordan.

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8 WKU students recognized by Gilman International Scholarship Program

8 WKU students recognized by Gilman International Scholarship Program

May 8th, 2017

Sierra Bailey of Lexington, Austin Barnes of Hodgenville, Kate Hart of Princeton, Jade Haywood of Charlotte, North Carolina, Monica Wallace of Princeton, and Gracen Williams of Bowling Green were awarded for up to $5,000 for summer study abroad.

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6 Gatton Academy students win Department of State scholarships

6 Gatton Academy students win Department of State scholarships

May 3rd, 2017

Six students at The Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky at WKU have received nationally-competitive scholarships for immersive, critical language study this summer. They will travel to China, Estonia and Morocco.

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2 WKU students selected to participate in Fulbright Summer Institute

2 WKU students selected to participate in Fulbright Summer Institute

May 3rd, 2017

Hayden Grace of Hopkinsville and Madeline Marita of Florence are the fifth and sixth WKU students to be selected for the prestigious nationally-competitive program since 2012.

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5 WKU students awarded Freeman-ASIA scholarships

5 WKU students awarded Freeman-ASIA scholarships

May 2nd, 2017

Nicole Andersen of Hiawatha, Iowa, Austin Barnes of Hodgenville, Heather Carpenter of Lancaster, Ashleigh Cleary of Hebron, and Reuben Tang of Glasgow were awarded scholarships of up to $3,000 to study Chinese abroad.

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9 WKU students recognized by Critical Language Scholarship Program

9 WKU students recognized by Critical Language Scholarship Program

Apr 5th, 2017

Four students will receive full funding to participate in eight-week summer intensive language programs abroad while five others were named alternates

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6 WKU students awarded Gilman International Scholarships for summer 2017

6 WKU students awarded Gilman International Scholarships for summer 2017

Feb 28th, 2017

Bryan Anders of Bowling Green, Magen Estep of Bowling Green, Rachel Fisher of Russellville, Courtney Hurst of Louisville, Melissa Reeves of Louisville and Chanel Watkins of Louisville were awarded scholarships of up to $5,000 to study abroad.

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WKU student awarded Freeman-ASIA scholarship

WKU student awarded Freeman-ASIA scholarship

Dec 9th, 2016

WKU student Dominique Wood of Nashville, Tennessee, will study abroad next spring through support from the Freeman Awards for Study in Asia scholarship program.

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WKU student to participate in Fulbright U.K. Summer Institute

WKU student to participate in Fulbright U.K. Summer Institute

May 16th, 2016

Angel Ann Semrick, a first-year Special Education and Elementary Education major and Cherry Presidential Scholar at WKU, has been selected to participate in the Fulbright UK Summer Institute at King’s College London.

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