Brittany Collins Kaufman | May 16, 2017
In addition to the 15 University of Notre Dame senior recipients of Fulbright fellowships, the National Science Foundation and other organizations have awarded 20 scholarships and fellowships to members of the University’s Class of 2017.
The following students received National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships, which provide funding for research-based study leading to a master’s or doctoral degree in science (including social sciences), technology, engineering and math: Bradley Bowles, biological sciences, Brownsburg, Indiana; Julia Butterfield, mechanical engineering, Carmichael, California; Paulina Eberts, chemical engineering, Columbus, Ohio; and Sreeraahul Kancherla, mathematics, economics and Sorin Scholars Program, Waxhaw, North Carolina.
Two seniors received Rhodes Scholarships. Alexis Doyle, from Los Altos, California, is a biological sciences and peace studies major in the Glynn Family Honors Program and Hesburgh-Yusko Scholars Program. Grace Watkins, from Blacksburg, Virginia, is a philosophy major with a minor in philosophy, politics and economics, and a Sorin Scholar.