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Fulbright 2020-2021 Intent to Apply!
Apr 19, 2019

Fulbright Intent to Apply:Interested in applying to Fulbright?  Once the application opens on March 31st, 2020, please complete the following ste...

Two Appalachian undergraduates receive the Benjamin A . Gilman International Scholarship to study abroad
Mar 20, 2019

Two Appalachian State University seniors in the College of Fine and Applied Arts have been awarded the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to...

Fulbright Semifinalist 2019

Eight Appalachian State University students and alumni named semifinalists for Fulbright U.S. Student Program awards!
Mar 11, 2019

Appalachian State University is pleased to announce that eight students and alumni have been named Fulbright U.S. Student Semifinalists from the U.S. ...

Ross on a raft

Gilman Scholar Patrick Ross Conducts Independent Research in Madegascar
Mar 1, 2019

By Joanie Andruss and Meghan McCandless BOONE, N.C. — Unbeknownst to the small carnivores who call Madagascar’s Anjanaharibe-Sud Special Rese...

Carly Peggs

Gilman Scholarship Recipient Returns From Transformative Faculty-Led Study Abroad Experience to Zambia
Jan 18, 2019

An Appalachian undergraduate student returns from a faculty-led study abroad experience in Zambia funded by the Benjamin A. Gilman International ...


Two-time alumna Johnna Reisner has received a 2018–19 Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Award
Nov 15, 2018

Appalachian State University alumna Johnna Reisner ’15 ’17, a Charlotte native, has been awarded a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Award...

A Trio of Appalachian Students Awarded the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship!
May 1, 2018

Nationally Competitive Scholarships at Appalachian State University is excited to announce that 3 students have been awarded the Benjamin A. Gilman In...

Logan Cleary

Appalachian Junior Awarded Critical Language Scholarship
May 1, 2018

Logan Cleary, a junior English major at Appalachian State University with a concertation in creative writing, recently received news he was selected f...

Shannon Wells Awarded Critical Language Scholarship
Apr 19, 2018

When it comes to applying for the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program, for Appalachian State University senior Shannon Wells, the third time...


Appalachian Student Reflects on Truman Scholarship Application
Feb 21, 2018

Throughout the process of applying for scholarships, graduate school, or jobs, and amongst the inevitable acceptances or rejections that come with eac...