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Three Duke Students Named Schwarzman Scholars

Seniors Justin Bryant of Johns Creek, Georgia, and Julian Keeley of New York, New York, and 2015 graduate David Robertson of Fairfax, Virginia, were named to the second class of Schwarzman Scholars, which provides for one year of study at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China.

“I’m thrilled that Duke has three Schwarzman Scholars this year,” said Duke University President Richard Brodhead.  “A deep understanding of China will be critical to future leaders, and I’m delighted that these three outstanding young people, who have contributed greatly to the Duke community, will have this exciting opportunity.”  Read the full Duke Today article here.


Duke University seniors Laura Roberts of Dallas and John “Jay” Ruckelshaus of Indianapolis were among the 32 recipients selected this weekend for prestigious Rhodes Scholarships. Roberts is a Global Human Rights Scholar and Lowell Aptman Prize finalist. Ruckelshaus is a Harry S. Truman Scholar and Angier B. Duke Scholar. Read the full Duke Today article here.

Upcoming Events

Global Fellowships
February 8 - March 27

Come and learn about opportunities after Duke (grad and professional students, too!). Deadlines will begin this Spring, now is a great time to learn what is open to you. You may be a strong applicant for one or more of these fully-funded exceptional experiences. Non-US citizens are eligible for several opportunities!

First Year Fridays
March 3, 12:00 -  3:00 PM  East Union, Lower Level Classroom, Room 041

Dreaming of winning a Rhodes or a Fulbright? Nationally Competitive Scholarships (NCS) can help you travel the world, learn languages, pursue grad school, and more - and some are open to first years! Find out what scholarships and fellowships you can get involved with over the summer and discover programs you didn't know were out there. Drop in and meet with a Career Advisor for 10-15 minutes about your resume, summer plans, networking and more or just stop by and ask us questions. 
Sponsors: Career Center and Office of Undergraduate Scholars & Fellows (OUSF)

Featured Nationally Competitive Scholarships

For Sophomores and Juniors

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