Global Fellowships & Awards

Grinnell College students and alumni apply for and receive national, merit-based fellowships and awards at exceptionally high rates. This success speaks to the power of the individually advised curriculum combined with strategic cocurricular and extracurricular involvement in service-learning, internships, independent study and research, and more. National fellowship screening committees for competitive awards are more easily able to identify students of exceptional promise when applicants have already taken advantage of the wealth of opportunities afforded to them as Grinnell students.

The Center for Careers, Life, and Service administers many of the College’s fellowship and award application processes, including those for select national, merit-based awards and for certain Grinnell-specific awards. Please feel free to contact the Ann Landstrom for advising and information about the awards listed here—or about any other competitive scholarships or fellowships for which Grinnell students or alumni may be eligible. The CLS 24/7

In August, the Center for Careers, Life, and Service launched our new all-in-one virtual career center platform designed to help you thrive during your time at Grinnell and after. Offering students, their families, alums, employers, and campus colleagues opportunities to …

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Models of resilience

Written by Anne Stein ’84

August 12, 2022 — When Celina Karp Biniaz ’52 arrived at Grinnell College, she had just three years of formal education. But she possessed an abundance of resilience. 
Born in Poland in 1931, she was 8 …

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Grinnell College Graduating Seniors and Alumni Receive Fulbright Grants

Published May 16, 2022, by Grinnell College, Office of Communications

Grinnell College graduating seniors and alumni—Mary DaVegaSarina KopfSarina Lincoln, and Katelyn Mehlhaus—were awarded Fulbright U.S. student grants to conduct research and teach English abroad in 2022–2023. …

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