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Getting Her Hands Dirty

Agricultural roots lead local Tiger to undergraduate research opportunities and the prestigious Udall Scholarship.

MU senior Liz Kujath reacts to being awarded the 2021 MU Mark Twain Fellowship.

Liz Kujath receives 2021 Mark Twain Fellowship

$50,000 fellowship will help MU senior pursue a master’s degree in the Netherlands.

Portrait of Jessica Blake and Claire Shipp

Changing Trajectories

Guidance through the Fellowships and Advanced Studies Office helps Tigers compete for prestigious national awards.

Julie Nguyen sits in her laboratory at the University of Missouri.

Delivering the Goods

Julie Nguyen, a double major in music and chemical engineering, is a 2019 Goldwater Scholarship recipient who won first place in an Ignite Talk competition for her speech on tribology and bio-lubricants. She was also a member of the engineering…

Karlee Resler-Seek stands in front of the Columns on Francis Quadrangle at the University of Missouri

Believe, Achieve, Receive

Fellowships Office, TRiO helps first-generation college student land Fulbright award

Collage of MU Writing Center Tutors

Write At Home

Mizzou student tutors — several of whom are fellowship candidates — find their place at the MU Writing Center

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Going Global

Fellowships Office Helps Fulbright finalists tell their story

Faramola Shonekan

Best Lunch Break Ever

Family, faculty, staff and administrators surprise Mark Twain Fellowship recipient.

Portraits of Mollie Harrison and Jonathan Fajen

Goldwater Standard

A pair of Mizzou undergraduates nab prestigious academic scholarship.

Mizzou Columns

Fellowships Office Advising To Be Done Remotely

Starting March 16, while in-person classes are being held remotely, the Fellowships Office will only hold advising sessions by phone.

Johnny Meckles stands in front of a classroom.

Fellowship and Fermentation

Future brewmaster and Gilman Scholar Johnny Meckles presented on his trip to Germany and the science of beer making.

Faramola Shonekan, Christian Cmehil-Warn and Luke Guerdan pose in downtown Columbia.

Elite Company

MU Honors Students Selected as Rhodes and Marshall Scholarship Finalists

Erik Potter stands near a window in the MU Arts and Science building

Facilitating Fulfillment

Fellowships Office writing mentor brings experience as a reporter, student advocate.

Rachel Newman, interim director of the MU Fellowships Office, stands near Francis Quadrangle.

Rachel Newman to Assume Interim Director Role for the MU Fellowships Office

Assistant Director takes over for Director Tim Parshall, who retired July 6, 2019.

Amrit Bal sits in the Memorial Union lounge area at MU.

Reading the Terrain

NSF Graduate Research Fellow first surveyed the landscape before finding bedrock.