Fellowships have helped Oxy students and alumni pursue opportunities around the world. In these blog entries, Oxy fellowships recipients share their stories and advice for future applicants.

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James Steinberger '25: Voyager Scholarship for Public Service

James Steinberger '25 was awarded the Obama-Chesky Voyager Scholarship for Public Service. 

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Aidan Garagic '22: Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship Bosnia

Aidan Garagic '22 was awarded a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship to teach in Bosnia.

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Abby Smith '23: NYU Shanghai Global Writing & Speaking Fellowship

Abby Smith '23 was awarded the NYU Shanghai Global Writing & Speaking Fellowship. 

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Corinne Maiorano '24: Fulbright - MITACS Globalink

Corinne Maiorano ‘24 was awarded a Fulbright MITACS Globalink Fellowship to pursue research in Canada. 

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Tehreem Hai '23: NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Tehreem Hai '23 was awarded an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship to fund a PhD program in astronomy.

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Carol Palumbo '23: Fulbright ETA to Mexico

Carol Palumbo '23 was awarded a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship to teach in Mexico. 

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Kelsey Reckling '22: National Science Foundation GRF

Kelsey Reckling '22 was awarded a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship to pursue a Ph.D. in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology.

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Courtney Saqueton '23: Fulbright Research Award - Spain

Courtney Saqueton '23 was awarded the Fulbright Research Award to conduct cancer research in Spain

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Ellie McKinney '23: Fulbright Research Award - Vietnam

Ellie McKinney '23 was awarded the Fulbright Research Award to conduct research on public transportation in Vietnam

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Diana Flores Barnett '21: Fulbright Research Award - Spain

Diana Flores Barnett '21 was awarded the Fulbright Research Award to find treatments for new tissue regeneration in Spain

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