Major Scholarships & Fellowships
Kathleen Ouyang '13 shares her experiences living in China for a year and researching heritage tourism as a Fulbright scholar. Interview by Hannah Cline '15. Video editing by Glenn Rhodes '15.
- DREAM of living and studying or teaching in a different culture
- DESIRE to engage in significant research in a field either in the US or abroad
- DISCOVER which prestigious scholarships and fellowships match those dreams
- DESTINY includes becoming a leader in one's academics, profession, and community
Prestigious national and international scholarships and fellowships provide opportunities to expand your horizons, to broaden your knowledge, and to increase your value as a future employee or advanced- degree candidate.
In general, successful candidates for these awards have a record of outstanding academic achievement, substantive leadership, and, for some awards, community involvement. The awards seek students who will be future leaders in their fields, agents of change who will contribute as graduate students and professionals.
Each scholarship/fellowship has faculty contact information, which you can obtain by clicking on the links provided for scholarship descriptions. To learn what opportunities are available, to discuss your interests and eligibility for these awards, and for assistance with the application process, contact:
Professor Jennifer Rosti
Director, Major Scholarships and Fellowships
190 Fintel (inside the Center for Learning and Teaching)
Roanoke's Fulbright Successes
See how Erin Keating won a Fulbright Scholarship to study Shakespeare in the UK, making her one of only a handful of students in the country to be selected for the program.