After graduation, a select number of Grinnell students embark on nationally competitive global fellowships, taking them on journeys to every corner of the globe. On this episode, Mary DaVega ’21, Sarina Lincoln ’21, Sarina Kopf ’22, and Katelyn Mehlhaus ’22 share their Fulbright journeys live from Jordan, Chile, Switzerland, and the Czech Republic. Fulbright U.S. Student Grants are exceptional opportunities for graduate study, research, or an English teaching experience along with rich cultural engagement and exchange in over 140 different countries.
Mary, Sarina, Sarina, and Katelyn share their respective paths to the Fulbright, walk us through their favorite moments from their time in their host countries, and give advice for students interested in pursuing Fulbrights themselves. This episode was recorded in collaboration with Grinnell’s Global Fellowships and Awards program.