Twenty Rhodes Students Compete in Fulbright Award Competition for 2021-2022

The Fulbright Program is the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government and is designed to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries. The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides grants for English teaching assistantships as well as for individually designed study/research projects. Recipients are chosen for their academic merit and intellectual potential.

The following Rhodes students are competing for Fulbright U.S. Student awards to be used for the 2021-2022 academic year. Winners will be announced throughout Spring 2021.
Shaliz Barzani
Major: English
Applied to Benin

Drew Chandler Bennett
Major: Urban Education
Applied to Estonia

Samuel Brown
Major: English
Applied to Czech Republic

Grace Files
Major: International Studies and History
Applied to Romania

Tara Fredenburg
Major: English
Applied to Slovak Republic

Caitlin Gaine
Major: International Studies
Applied to Vietnam

Hillary Gerber
Major: Russian Studies
Applied to Russia

Ellie Johnson
Major: History and Latin American/Latinx Studies
Applied to Colombia

Patricia Michelle Jones
Major: International Business
Applied to Germany

Keira Larson
Major: History and International Studies
Applied to Morocco

Vindhyaa Pasupelti
Major: Neuroscience & Health Equity
Applied to Malaysia

Aidan Phelan
Major: Economics
Applied to Germany

Katherine Polster
Major: Urban Education
Applied to Taiwan

Magdalene Scott
Major: International Studies and Chinese Studies
Applied to South Korea

Luke Staffelbach
Major: Latin American Studies and Spanish
Applied to Colombia

Mary Thomas
Major: Urban Studies and Russian Studies
Applied to Estonia

Jordan Torch
Major: Urban Studies and Russian Studies
Applied to United Kingdom

Elizabeth Tucker
Major: Spanish
Applied to Spain

Angye Zamudio
Major: Education and History
Applied to Mexico

Linhao Zheng
Major: Philosophy
Applied to Germany