Office of National Scholarships and Fellowships
April 12, 2023
Ford School junior is named U-M’s 30th Truman Scholar
Yasmine Elkharssa, a junior at the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy with a passion for fighting injustice through law and policy, has been selected as U-M’s 30th Truman Scholar.
June 13, 2022
U-M students triumph in national STEM scholarship competitions
U-M students continue to shine in national scholarship and fellowship award competitions, and this academic year was an especially impressive one for undergraduates in the STEM fields.
April 14, 2022
Truman Scholar plans to continue advocating for Latino civil rights
Junior Xalma Palomino has been selected as a 2022 Truman Scholar — one of 58 new recipients nationwide to win the prestigious award of $30,000 for graduate studies.
March 21, 2022
Wallenberg Fellow to research realities of exploited Rwandan women, girls
Graduating senior Chloe Hale has been named the 2022 Raoul Wallenberg Fellow. The award will allow her to spend the next year exploring how health crises affect the education of women and girls in Rwanda.
November 21, 2021
LSA senior named Rhodes Scholar for 2022
Rachael Merritt, an LSA senior double majoring in Russian and international studies, has been named a 2022 Rhodes Scholar. She is the 30th Rhodes Scholar from U-M since the awards were established in 1902.
May 26, 2020
Short news items from around the university.
May 8, 2020
U-M students win national, international scholarships, fellowships
Twelve U-M students or graduates have been awarded prestigious national and international scholarships that will allow them to continue their studies in coming years.
December 19, 2018
Two U-M students named Marshall Scholars to study in the U.K.
LSA seniors Amanda Burcroff and Noah McNeal are among 48 American undergraduates to receive the prestigious Marshall Scholarship for graduate study at a British university next year.
December 7, 2018
U-M’s first Schwarzman Scholar selected to study in China
U-M senior Eduardo Batista has been selected as a 2019 Schwarzman Scholar and will undertake a one-year master’s program at Tsinghua University in Beijing next year.
October 10, 2017
U-M nominates four for prestigious Rhodes, Marshall scholarships
The university has nominated three recent alumni and one current senior for the Rhodes and Marshall scholarships, two of the world’s most prestigious graduate fellowships.