Stories tagged with: Office of Nationally Competitive Awards

Four Ohio University students awarded prestigious 2024 Goldwater Scholarship

May 9, 2024 Four outstanding OHIO students have been named winners of the 2024 Goldwater Scholarship, the premier undergraduate scholarship in mathematics, engineering and the natural sciences in the nation.

Winning honors: Celebrating 25 years of ONCA

April 16, 2024 The Office of Nationally Competitive Awards has been helping scholars pursue grants, scholarships and research support since 1999.

Fifteen OHIO students, alumni, and staff selected for Fulbright, CLS and Boren awards and fellowships that will take them all over the globe

May 31, 2023 Twelve OHIO students and alumni were selected for prestigious awards and fellowships through the Fulbright, Critical Language Scholarship, and Boren programs.

Computer science student Liam Speakman named NSF Graduate Research Fellow

May 15, 2023 Through mentorship, undergraduate research and an excitement to learn, Liam Speakman was awarded a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. 

OHIO student Hannah Moore selected as inaugural Obama-Chesky Scholarship for Public Service recipient

September 14, 2022 Hannah Moore came to Ohio University to be a doctor. She had guaranteed acceptance on the pre-med track. But life can have an interesting way of creating opportunities to shape dreams.

Recent HTC graduate Morgan Spehar receives prestigious Princeton Press Fellowship

July 12, 2022 Morgan Spehar, a 2022 Ohio University graduate and native of Auburn Township, Ohio, received the prestigious Princeton Press Fellowship to work as an editorial fellow at Princeton University Press.

Eight Ohio University students and alumni selected as Fulbright Scholars, alumnus selected for Fulbright Hays Group Project

May 27, 2022 Eight OHIO students and alumni have been selected as recipients for the Fulbright U.S. Student Program, and one OHIO alumnus was selected as a recipient for a Fulbright Hays Group Projects grant.

Garett Cunningham named Fulbright recipient, to research knot theory in Germany

May 23, 2022 Garett Cunningham, an HTC computer science and mathematics graduate, will be making the move from Ohio University to the University of Regensburg in Germany as a Fulbright award recipient.

OHIO student selected for coveted 2021 Udall Scholarship

May 10, 2021 Ohio University’s Morgan Spehar, from Auburn, Ohio, has been selected as a Udall Scholar for the 2021-22 academic year, highlighting her work in environmental journalism.

Goldwater Scholar conducts citizen science with Rural Action, highlighting research at OHIO Museum Complex

May 20, 2020 OHIO Goldwater Scholar Madeline Sudnick and Dr. Kelly Williams have collaborated with Rural Action and its volunteers to study birds – particularly tree swallows and eastern bluebirds – around Athens.

DAAD RISE, CLS award recipients from OHIO recognized with video tribute 

April 23, 2020 Before the coronavirus pandemic swept the world, several OHIO students were notified that they were awarded Critical Language Scholarships or admitted into the DAAD RISE Germany program through ONCA.

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ONCA director wins Darwin T. Turner Award for African American Review article

February 11, 2020 The Turner award is given to the best article of the year published in African American Review. Dr. Christopher S. Lewis’s article can be found in the journal’s Winter 2019 issue.

Students complete international physics, biology research in Germany through DAAD RISE program

November 4, 2019 This past summer for three months, from mid-May through mid-August, four Ohio University students participated in the DAAD RISE Germany program, including juniors Matthew Connell and Avital Savin.