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    Northwestern University is among the Fulbright Program Top Producing Institutions for 2016-17! Congratulations to our student winners! Visit http://us.fulbrightonline.org/ to learn more about the Fulbright U.S. Student Program.
  • CLS winners
    Jackson Walker, Kali Robinson, and Jessica Castellanos have all been chosen for the 2017 Critical Language Scholarship Program!
  • Gaby
    Gabriela “Gaby” Dago (WCAS ’17) is one of 75 Americans selected to participate in the 2017-2018 Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX), a yearlong U.S. Department of State-funded fellowship for study and work in Germany.
  • Lucia and Kathleen
    Lucia Brunel (MEAS '18) and Kathleen Nganga (WCAS '18) are winners of congressional scholarships, the Goldwater and Truman, respectively.
  • Gus and Alli
    Gustavo Berrizbeitia (’17) and Alli Divine (’16) will spend next year at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Washington, D.C., as research assistants through the James C. Gaither Junior Fellows Program.
  • De'Sean Weber
    WCAS senior De'Sean Weber has been selected as a member of the 24th class of Emerson National Hunger Fellows!
  • Sherlock
    Northwestern WCAS senior Allison Sherlock will spend an academic year as a Yenching Scholar in China, where she will study economics and management with a particular interest in political economy.
  • Christina Cilento
    Northwestern University senior and Associated Student Government President Christina Cilento will spend the year after she graduates learning about impacts of climate change in Asia as a Luce Scholar!
  • Daniel Kinch
    Daniel Kinch was named to the 2017 class of Marshall Scholarship winners. Daniel will study the intersection of applied math and physics at the University of Durham during his first year in England, and at the University of Cambridge during his second.
  • Schwarzman Scholars
    Two Northwestern graduates were named to the 2018 class of Schwarzman Scholars. David Harris (right), a 2014 graduate of the McCormick School of Engineering, and Ye Yuan (left), a 2011 graduate of the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences.
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    Natasha Ramanujam (Bienen 2015) speaks to a group of Northwestern students about her experience in Mumbai with the AIF Clinton Fellowship for Service in India.
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    Three generations of Northwestern Mitchell Scholars meet in Dublin--Claire Dillon (2017), Nick Johnson (2005), Kelly Kirkpatrick (2013).

Info Session

Project Horseshoe Farm New Logo

Please join us on Thursday, October 26, at 12 noon, for an info session on the Project Horseshoe Farm Fellowship!

This unique opportunity doesn't take place on a farm, and it doesn't involve horses, but it is a great way to get involved in community development!

Three Wildcats have been fellows in the past two years!

We'll have FREE PIZZA for you, and a current fellow will lead the info session!

To learn more about the fellowship, click here.

Contact Jason Kelly Roberts today at jason-roberts@northwestern.edu to discuss the Project Horseshoe Farm Fellowship.

Info Session


Join us on Wednesday, October 18, at 12 noon, for an info session on the Yenching Scholars Program!

The Academy, founded in 2014, offers full scholarships for outstanding students from around the world to pursue a master's degree in China studies. Courses are taught in English, so there is no requirement of Chinese language proficiency. The program is located in the center of the Peking University campus, and is designed to ensure that Yenching Scholars are fully integrated into life at China's premier university.

We will be joined at the info session by Miranda Zuo, senior manager of admissions at Yenching Academy, and there will be FREE LUNCH!

Northwestern has had a Yenching Scholar each of the past two years!  Go 'Cats!

Please RSVP to Sheren Jasim at sheren.jasim@northwestern.edu.

Contact Amy Kehoe today at amy.kehoe@northwestern.edu to discuss the Yenching Scholars program.

Carnegie Junior Fellows

Carnegie Junior Fellows

We're seeking applicants for the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace James C. Gaither Junior Fellows Program!

The Carnegie Endowment offers 12-14 one-year fellowships to highly qualified graduating seniors and individuals who have graduated during the past year. Junior Fellows work as research assistants to the endowment’s senior associates. Strong candidates will have significant research experience, rigorous coursework, and a GPA of 3.65 or above. Qualifications vary by area of application. Northwestern may nominate two applicants. For more information about the application process, click here.

Northwestern has placed three fellows in the past two years!  Go 'Cats!

Contact Amy Kehoe today at amy.kehoe@northwestern.edu to discuss Carnegie Junior Fellows.

NU's GHC Fellows!

Jenna and Odette

Jenna Zitaner (Medill '15) and Odette Zero (WCAS '17) have been named to the 2017-18 class of Global Health Corps fellows!

Read more about Jenna and Odette and the Global Health Corps here.

Contact Amy Kehoe today at amy.kehoe@northwestern.edu to discuss the Global Health Corps.