Phoenix Rice-Johnson views her blue-collar background as an asset, one she can draw upon in her scholarship and activism.
Kyra Fox and Ross Dahlke were among 228 students nationwide who made it to the final stage of the competition.
Fulbright-Hays DDRA Awards provide funds to doctoral students to conduct research outside the United States in foreign languages and area studies for up to 12 months.
‘Badger Promise’ program offers free tuition to first-generation Wisconsin transfer students at UW–Madison
Chancellor Rebecca Blank proposed the program earlier this year with the goal of expanding access for lower-income Wisconsin residents and preparing the Wisconsin workforce to meet employers’ changing needs.
Three University of Wisconsin–Madison students will receive the esteemed Barry Goldwater Scholarship for undergraduate excellence in the sciences.
UW-Madison has been named one of the nation’s top producers of Fulbright students and scholars.
The new program will help prepare young leaders to fight poverty and improve quality of life around the world.
UW-Madison senior Deshawn McKinney has been named a winner of the Marshall Scholarship, a prestigious award given to up to 40 scholars each year to study at the graduate level at an UK institution in any field of study.