Six Grand Valley students have been offered teaching positions with Teach for America for two-year terms starting in the fall of 2015.
Eight Grand Valley students have been selected to receive the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship out of more than 1,000 applicants from 332 colleges and universities across the country.
Grand Valley student Irma Ramirez, a sociology major from Grand Rapids, has been offered a U.S. Student Fulbright Scholarship for the 2015-16 Fulbright U.S. Student Program cycle to teach English in Guatemala.
Leah Beaulac has been awarded a prestigious Boren Scholarship to study Arabic in Jordan during the 2015-16 academic year.
Elizabeth Lambert has been selected to serve as the new director of the Meijer Office of Fellowships.
Four Grand Valley students have been selected to participate in the U.S. Department of State's Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program to study high-demand languages.
David Gonzalez, a junior Spanish major from Grand Rapids, has been named a Global Leaders Fellow through the U.S.-Brazil Connect Program (USBC).
Grand Valley was ranked second nationally for the number of faculty members who are Fulbright Scholars and within the top 15 for number of U.S. Fulbright students.
Rosemary �Rosie� Dutfield Willis, a French linguistics major from Northville has earned a nationally competitive scholarship to study abroad in France through the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship program this winter 2015 semester.
The Frederik Meijer Office of Fellowships has announced the schedule of its fall workshop series. Workshops are intended to help students learn how to put together applications for highly-competitive awards and scholarships.