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Page address: http://www.mnsu.edu/fellowships/news.html

The Fellowships Office is happy to celebrate those of our advisees who receive the awards for which they work so hard and diligently. Click on the links below to read more about our most recent fellowship recipients.

Press Releases

[PDF] Two Minnesota State Mankato Students Named Fulbright Semi-Finalists (151 KiB)

Minnesota State senior Kyle Pirron (International Relations & German, '16) and graduate student Elizabeth Horneber (MFA, '16) were named Fulbright Semi-Finalists in the 2015-2016 competition. Pirron applied for an English Teaching Assistantship in Germany. Horneber applied for a Study/Research Award in South Korea. 

[PDF] Minnesota State Alumna Awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (76 KiB)

Minnesota State alumna Laura Chopp (Biology, '15) was recently awarded The National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (NSF GRFP). Laura is currently enrolled in the Immuniology Graduate Program at the University of Pennsylvania. Other MSU, Mankato alumni who have recently received the NSF GRFP include Kurtis Malecha (Chemistry, '13) and Darin Weed (Biotechnology, '11). 

[PDF] Minnesota State Mankato Junior Accepted to Regenerative Medicine Summer School (153 KiB)

Junior Prathiba Mangedarage (Biomedical Sciences, '17) was accepted to the Regenerative Medicine Summer School at the McGowan Institute in Pittsburg, PA.

[PDF] Minnesota State Mankato Junior Awarded Mayo Clinic SURF (151 KiB)

Junior Raine Mitchell (Biomedical Sciences, '18) was awarded a summer undergraduate research fellowship (SURF) at the Mayo Clinic.

[PDF] Minnesota State Mankato Junior Awarded SURP at the University of Iowa Graduate School (151 KiB)

Junior Stephanie Peterson (Biomedical Sciences, '18) was awarded a position in the Interdisciplinary Summer Undergraduate Research Program at the University of Iowa Graduate School.

[PDF] Minnesota State Mankato Junior Awarded Mayo Clinic SURF (150 KiB)

Junior Natalie Moses (Biomedical Sciences/Chemistry '17) was awarded a summer undergraduate research fellowship (SURF) at the Mayo Clinic. 

[PDF] Minnesota State Mankato Junior Awarded Summer Experience (156 KiB)

Junior Hailey Gorman (Biology '17) was awarded a summer experience at the School for Field Studies (SFS). Gorman will spend four weeks participating in the SFS program, Tourisms and Island Systems: Assessment of Sustainable Practices.

[PDF] Minnesota State Mankato Senior Awarded Gilman Scholarship (158 KiB)

Senior Fartun Abukar Musse (Ethnic Studies '16) was awarded the Gilman Scholarship for Spring 2016. Musse will study abroad in Seoul, South Korea through the Minnesota State Mankato Exchange.

[PDF] Minnesota State Mankato Junior Awarded Internship at Utah State University (77 KiB)

Junior Tatiana Soboleva was recently awarded the Chemistry/Biochemistry Summer Internship at Utah State University. Soboleva will be working in organometallics with Dr. Lisa Berreau. 

[PDF] Minnesota State Mankato Senior Awarded Position with Teaching Assistant Program in France (119 KiB)

Senior Kristi Paulsen was recently awarded a position with the Teaching Assistant Program in France. She will work with middle and high school students in mastering conversational English.

[PDF] Minnesota State Mankato Sophomore Awarded Frey Fellowship (74 KiB)

Sophomore and Civil Engineering major Amy Nguyen was awarded the Anne and John Frey Climate Change & Sustainability Undergraduate Research Fellowship to conduct her research project, Renewable Energy by Methanogenesis through Anaerobic Digestion.

[PDF] Minnesota State Mankato Sophomore Awarded Gilman Scholarship (151 KiB)

Sophomore Chengleng Xiong (Social Work '16) was awarded a Gilman Scholarship for study abroad in Chiang Mai, Thailand during spring semester 2015.

Minnesota State Mankato Sophomore Awarded Prestigious Study Abroad Award

Sophomore Makenzie Petzel (Social Work '16) was awarded a Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant. Petzel traveled to Costa Rica

Minnesota State Mankato Junior Awarded International Fellowship

Abrar Zawed was awarded a RISE (Research Internships in Science and Engineering) Fellowship

Honors Student Katie Westermayer Wins Grant

Westermayer (Psychology '15) was awarded a Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant. She traveled to Ecuador.