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UI student awarded Fulbright to South Korea

Wednesday, November 15, 2023
Laura Evans (BS neuroscience ‘22) is the winner of a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship Award to South Korea for 2023-24. 
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UI student Kyler Johnson awarded Fulbright to Brazil

Thursday, April 6, 2023
Kyler Johnson, who will receive a BA in secondary English education from the University of Iowa in May 2023, is the winner of a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship Award to Brazil for 2023-24. 
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Dawn Thomas awarded first UI Fulbright to Israel

Tuesday, April 4, 2023
Dawn Thomas, who will receive an MAT in secondary English education from the UI in May 2023, is the winner of a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship Award to Israel. Thomas is the UI’s first student to receive a Fulbright award to Israel. 
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UI student Olivia Dunn awarded Fulbright to Morocco

Tuesday, April 4, 2023
Olivia Dunn, who will receive an MA in linguistics from the UI in May 2023, is the winner of a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship Award to Morocco for 2023-24. 
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UI student Ashley Lie-Atjam awarded Fulbright to Amsterdam

Monday, April 3, 2023
Neuroscience student Ashley Lie-Atjam is the winner of a Graduate Study Fulbright/Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam Award for 2023-24. 
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UI student Katherine Kustes awarded Fulbright to Austria

Monday, April 3, 2023
Katherine Kustes is the winner of a Fulbright Community-Based Combined Award to Austria for 2023-24, the first UI student recipient of this prestigious award.
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UI hosts 10th Annual Fulbright Week - Apr 10-14

Tuesday, March 28, 2023
Would you like to teach English, study, or do research abroad for an academic year at no cost? Learn how at the 10th Annual Fulbright Week.
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UI named top producer of Fulbright U.S. students for seventh year

Friday, February 10, 2023
Seventeen UI students and alumni were chosen from about 10,000 Fulbright Award applicants nationwide to serve as representatives of the U.S. Department of State.
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In the news: Megan Lenss studies sea ice algae at both poles

Friday, December 30, 2022
Fulbright researcher from Cedar Rapids now living in Norway
Briana in Berlin during the final months of her two-year research stay in Berlin, funded with external grants from the DAAD and Free University of Berlin, April 2015.

Donor-funded UI research experiences lead to Harvard and book deal

Tuesday, May 24, 2022
The recipient of multiple student funding research awards while at Iowa, Briana Smith attributes many of her successes to her time at Iowa and the support she received from faculty and staff mentors.
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17 UI students, alumni receive Fulbright awards to travel abroad in 2022-23

Tuesday, May 3, 2022
Seventeen University of Iowa students and alumni were chosen from about 10,000 Fulbright Award applicants nationwide to serve as representatives of the U.S. State Department to teach English abroad and to undertake public health research and creative writing projects in 16 countries during the 2022-23 academic year.
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UI alumna Megan Lederman awarded Fulbright to Vietnam

Thursday, April 28, 2022
Megan Lederman, who received a BA with a double major in English and creative writing (emphasis in Native American literature) and French from the University of Iowa in May 2019, is the winner of a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship Award to Vietnam for 2022-23.