National scholars | 2014
Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship
Senior in chemistry from Ellington, Connecticut. Will pursue graduate study in food chemistry to research the nutritional and biological effects of food on the body.
Senior in mathematics from McPherson. Will pursue a doctoral degree in the field of mathematical analysis.
Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship
Senior in psychology and anthropology from Kansas City. Studying in Japan.
Senior in history from Salina. Studying precolonial African history in Ghana.
Fulbright Summer Institute to the U.K.
Senior in chemistry and biochemistry from Silver Lake. Will attend the Scotland Summer Institute at the University of Dundee and the University of Strathclyde.
Harry S. Truman Scholarship
Junior in economics and philosophy from Soldier. Will pursue master's degrees in divinity and public policy with the goal of addressing poverty through social ministry.
Invited to attend the 64th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting in Lindau, Germany
Doctoral student in economics from Tehran, Iran. Delegate in economic science.
Doctoral student in agricultural economics from Manhattan. Delegate in economic science.
National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Research Fellowship
Doctoral student in physics from Overland Park. Will continue his research in atomic and molecular physics through the fellowship.
Cargill Global Scholar
Sophomore in economics and political science, secondary major in international relations, from Lenexa, Kansas. Will have opportunities to develop leadership competencies, receive mentoring and coaching, and network with Cargill businesses.
Sophomore in human resource management from Topeka, Kansas. Will have opportunities to develop leadership competencies, receive mentoring and coaching, and network with Cargill businesses.
Fulbright U.S. Student Grant
Master's degree graduate in Spanish second language acquisition from Overland Park. Will work in Argentina as an English teaching assistant.
Phi Kappa Phi Graduate Fellowship
Magna cum laude graduate in chemistry and biochemistry from Dodge City. Researching the polymerization of a structural protein at the National Cancer Institute.
Rotary Global Grant
Doctoral graduate student in plant pathology from Ecuador. Researching the prevention of wheat blast in Bolivia and Brazil.
Graduate in Spanish from Derby. Studying in Panama and developing an English language curriculum at a bilingual school.