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Mackenzie Fierceton, 2021 Rhodes Scholar
November 22, 2020
Mackenzie Fierceton, who completed her undergraduate degree in May and is now completing a master’s degree in social work at Penn, has been awarded a Rhodes Scholarship.
November 12, 2020
Jay Jadick, COL '14, English & Cinema Studies
Lana Prieur
November 9, 2020
The unusual circumstances brought on by COVID-19 forced Lana Prieur, a junior in the School of Arts & Sciences, to pivot her approach to research—and sparked new connections in the process.
October 21, 2020
May 27, 2020
The Center for Undergraduate Research and Fellowships (CURF) wishes to heartily congratulate Penn students and alums who have been offered Fulbright grants for the 2020-2021 academic year. The awards are announced on a rolling basis, determined by the host country. This list is current as of May 27.
May 27, 2020
Adam sits down with us to talk about his decision to apply to the inaugural Global Rhodes Scholarship, and the benefits he gained from the application process.
Paul Lin
May 8, 2020
University of Pennsylvania junior Paul Lin has been selected as a Udall Scholar by the Udall Foundation, which awards scholarships of as much as $7,000 each to college sophomores and juniors for leadership, public service, and commitment to issues related to Native American nations or to the environment.
May 8, 2020
Forty-two Penn students and alumni have been awarded the prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. These students and alumni were selected from over 13,000 applications nationwide. We congratulate these students, who have demonstrated exemplary commitment to their research, as well as the faculty mentors who have provided them with guidance and support along the way
PEP and PIP recipients
May 7, 2020
University of Pennsylvania President  Amy Gutmann  today announced the recipients of the 2020 President’s Engagement Prize and President’s Innovation Prize. Awarded annually, the Prizes empower Penn students to design and undertake post-graduation projects that make a positive, lasting difference in the world. Each Prizewinning project will receive $100,000, as well as a $50,000 living stipend per team member. The Prizes are the largest of their kind in higher education.