Our Recipients

Get to know each of our award recipients and the different ways in which you can network with us and one another.

Successful 2015-16 University of Illinois Applicants

Following are our most recent scholarship winners.

Boren Fellowship

  • Bradford Coyle
  • Miriam Keep
  • Phoebe Shelor

Boren Undergraduate Scholarships

  • Daniel Levin

Critical Language Scholarship

  • Elizabeth Bastian, Arabic, Amman, Jordan
  • Mitchell Margolis, Turkish, Baku, Azerbaijan
  • James Warning, Persian, Dushanbe, Tajikistan

DAAD Graduate Scholarship

  • Katharine Tyndall

Fulbright Grant

  • Avanti Chajed, Finland
  • Melody Chua, Switzerland
  • Scott Cinel, Panama - Declined
  • Lauren Colby, Thailand, ETA
  • Carolyn Grzych, Poland, ETA
  • Regina Hinders, Mexico, ETA
  • Morgan Hollie, Senegal
  • Sheila Park, South Korea, ETA - Declined
  • Ruchi Tekriwal, Jordan, ETA
  • Jamison Watson, China

Goldwater Scholarship

  • Elijah Karvelis
  • Boris Xu
  • Pariyamon Thaprawat, Honorable Mention

Marshall Scholarship

  • Leah Matchett

Udall

  • Kenneth Hoffman

UK Summer Fulbright Institute

Successful 2014-15 University of Illinois Applicants

Boren Fellowship

  • Eduardo Alvarez Gutierrez
  • Benjamin Bamburger, (alternate)
  • Lydia Crafts, (alternate)
  • Kyle Estes, (alternate)
  • Amber Flores
  • caroline Wisler, (alternate)

Boren Undergraduate Scholarships

  • Lauren Gay, (alternate)
  • Isamar Mata, (alternate)

Critical Language Scholarship

  • Bradford Coyle, Korean, Gwangju, South Korea
  • Isamar Mata, Arabic, Amman, Jordan
  • Jamison Watson, Chinese, Xi'an, China

Fulbright Grant

  • Colin Anderson, Ecuador, ETA
  • Michelle Asbill, Bulgaria
  • Pooja Bag, Laos, ETA
  • Benjamin Bamberger (alternate), Georgia
  • Valerie Brankovic, China
  • Justin Chacko, Spain, ETA
  • Isabel Correa, Germany, ETA
  • Lydia Crafts (alternate), Guatemala
  • Julianna Dubin, Taiwan, ETA
  • Mark Frank, China
  • Ana Martin-Ryals, Spain
  • Michael Miller, Indonesia, ETA
  • Joshua Shelly, Germany, ETA
  • Kayla Smith, South Korea, ETA
  • Agnes Sohn, South Korea-Declined
  • Jacqueline Sulisz, Brazil, ETA
  • Katharine Tyndall, Germany
  • Susan Zelasko, Poland

Fulbright UK Summer Institutes

  • Thomas Dowling, Exeter
  • Lisa McGovern, Scotland
  • David Stage, Durham

Goldwater Scholarship

  • Luis Real Hernandez
  • Patrick Slade
  • Joseph Chapman, Honorable Mention
  • Nhan Huynh, Honorable Mention

Marshall Scholarship

  • Jacob Calvert

Scoville

  • Elizabeth Philipp

Udall

  • Amy Lui, Honorable Mention

Successful 2013-14 University of Illinois Applicants

Goldwater Scholarship

  • Jacob Calvert
  • Sean McLaughlin
  • Sheryl Wang

Boren Scholarship

  • Kevin Dinh
  • Morgan Hollie
  • Ruchi Tekriwal

Fulbright Grant

  • Donald Bauer, South Korea ETA
  • Lilianna Carrizo, Israel
  • Kendra Chapman, Brazil ETA
  • Sally Feng, Philippines
  • Karin Lee, Germany ETA
  • Rebecca Nathanson, Bosnia and Herzegovina ETA
  • Erin O'Sullivan, Ireland
  • David Perez, Mexico
  • Monique Richards, Germany
  • Nora Sadik, Uganda
  • Colby Silvert, Brazil
  • Stephanie Timm, Singapore
  • Yue Yuan, Taiwan ETA

Gates Scholarship

  • Michelle Kelley

Boren Grad Fellowship

  • JB Soileau

Critical Language Scholarship

  • Ruchi Tekriwal

You can view a list of our past scholarship recipients here.

Alumni Networking

We invite all scholarship recipients to connect with our office and each other online through our Facebook Alumni Group and LinkedIn Alumni Group. Also, be sure to check out our blog! Want to contribute? Email us with your ideas. We love sharing exciting updates from our Top Scholars, so that aspiring scholarship applicants can get inspired!