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A prestigious, national scholarship networks you with people who share your vision to make our planet a better place to live.
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We will help you. Our program will provide you with mentoring by professional staff who partner with campus experts to guide students in the preparation and application process for national distinguished scholarships.
What We and Our Students Have Accomplished
Goldwater awards go to STEM students Goto, Gubsch, and Klappenbach
June 17, 2019
Media: April Seehafer, Distinguished Scholarships director, WSU Undergraduate Education, 509-335-8239, email@example.com
PULLMAN, Wash.—Two engineering and one science student at Washington State University have received prestigious, nationally competitive awards from the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program.
The students are seniors Courtney Klappenbach, a genetics and cellular biology and microbiology double major, and Kristian Gubsch, a chemical engineering major; and, junior Daniel Goto, the only student at WSU with a double major in electrical engineering and materials science engineering.Read Story
Fulbright Summer Institute to the U.K. Award Takes WSU Sophomore Ava Beck to Wales
MEDIA: April Seehafer, WSU Distinguished Scholarships Program director, 509-335-8239, firstname.lastname@example.org
PULLMAN, Wash.—Washington State University linguistics major and Spokane native Ava Beck will study at Aberystwyth University in Wales for three weeks this summer, thanks to a Fulbright U.K. Summer Institute award.
Beck is one of around 60 U.S. students selected to undertake short academic and cultural programs at any of nine hosting institutions throughout the United Kingdom. At … » More …Read Story
What We Do
Our Next Annual Event
Distinguished Scholars Celebration
At this annual event, the Distinguished Scholarships Program recognizes and honors the latest students and alumni to receive prestigious national awards. It also provides a venue to recognize faculty mentors and recommendation writers who helped the award applicants reach their goals. The university community and guests are invited to attend, and no RSVPs are necessary.