Carries Gates | Feb. 13, 2014 | Notre Dame College of Arts and Letters
Adam Cowden, a 2012 graduate of Notre Dame’s College of Arts and Letters, has been selected as a Gates Cambridge Scholar. With the award, he will pursue a master’s degree at the University of Cambridge this fall.
Cowden is one of only 40 students in the U.S. to receive the prestigious scholarship, from an initial field of approximately 800 applicants.
Established in 2001 through a donation from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the Gates Cambridge program recognizes students for their social leadership, as well as their outstanding academic ability.