Skip to main content


Celebrating the Process of Hitting Submit

November 17, 2022 05:55 PM
A group of 25 Brigham Young University students have just hit “submit” in a big way. On October 14, these students met to celebrate their submitted applications to national and global scholarships. The Office of National Scholarships and Prestigious Fellowships and the Kennedy Center together organized a dinner to recognize applicants to the Fulbright U.S. Student Program, the Rhodes Scholarship, the Knight-Hennessy Scholars, and the Marshall Scholarship.

Read More

Awards season 2022: BYU students reap scholarships, first-place finishes

By Tyler Stahle July 06, 2022 02:07 PM
BYU students continue to make an impact in various fields of study – and they’ve got the hardware, awards and scholarships to prove it.

BYU Master’s Student Isabella Errigo Awarded the 2022 Fulbright Research Grant

June 30, 2022 01:58 PM
When Isabella Errigo learned she was awarded a prestigious 2022 Fulbright Research Grant, she felt stunned. For several days, Errigo double-checked the award letter to make sure she read it correctly. The news has begun to sink in, and she is excited to travel to Ecuador to build on her master’s research about the impact of land use on aquatic systems. Errigo is a 2020 Honors Program graduate and is finishing her master’s degree in environmental science and sustainability from the Department of Plant and Wildlife Sciences at Brigham Young University.

Read More

Brigham Young University’s Emily Quan Named 2022 Truman Scholar

May 20, 2022 12:29 PM
Emily Quan, Brigham Young University Honors Program and computer engineering student, was recently named a 2022 Truman Scholar. In April, President Kevin J Worthen informed Quan she was chosen from among 705 nominees representing 275 colleges and universities. Only 58 recipients nationwide were chosen. Her achievement marks the second consecutive year a BYU student received a Truman Scholarship. 

Read More

Emily Quan Selected as the 2022 Truman Scholarship Finalist

April 06, 2022 12:16 PM
Emily Quan, a Brigham Young University Honors Program student and computer engineering major, has been selected as a 2022 Truman Scholarship Finalist. The Truman Scholarship awards $30,000 to each of approximately 50 juniors throughout the country who demonstrate superior academic ability, exceptional leadership, and a strong record of service. This scholarship is the premier graduate fellowship in the United States for those pursuing careers as public service leaders.

As a Truman Scholarship Finalist, Emily recently interviewed with a panel from the Truman Foundation and will find out if she is a recipient in the coming weeks.

Read More

Meet the 2022 BYU Fulbright Semi-Finalists

March 31, 2022 04:04 PM
Six Brigham Young University students and alumni are semi-finalists for the 2022-23 Fulbright U.S. Student Program. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board, the Fulbright Program offers funding to graduates for a year of graduate study, research, or English teaching in over 140 countries with the goal to promote international goodwill.

Meet five out of the six BYU Fulbright semi-finalists.

Read More

Fulbright Day 2022

March 17, 2022 02:44 PM
Come learn about the Fulbright U.S. Student Program on BYU Fulbright Day! A representative from the national Fulbright Foundation will be on campus to discuss the program and answer questions. The Fulbright program offers over 2,200 fully-funded awards each year in 140+ countries around the world for graduate study, research, or to teach English for a year.

Read More

You Hit Submit! Fall 2021

November 23, 2021 03:22 PM
With fall semester comes the deadline for some of the world’s most competitive scholarships. On October 13, 2021, Brigham Young University's Office of Prestigious Scholarships and the Kennedy Center hosted a dinner to recognize the accomplishments of BYU students and alumni who hit submit on their applications to these scholarships.

Read More

Brigham Young University’s Rachel Miner Named 2021 Truman Scholar

April 15, 2021 03:17 PM
Brigham Young University junior and Honors student, Rachel Miner, has been named a 2021 Truman Scholar. She is one of 62 new Truman Scholars this year chosen from a record 845 nominations from more than 320 colleges and universities.

Read More

Junior at Brigham Young University Selected as 2021 Truman Finalist

March 29, 2021 02:12 PM
Brigham Young University junior Rachel Miner has recently been selected as a 2021 Truman Scholarship Finalist. The Truman Scholarship is the premier graduate fellowship in the United States for those pursuing careers as public service leaders.

Read More