Tag archives: Fulbright scholarships

Grants Guide Graduates in Growing Globally
By Scott Craig   |   June 20, 2023

A record three Westmont graduates have earned prestigious Fulbright Scholarships this year to teach and conduct research around the world. Ebun Kalejaiye (’23) will teach English in Spain, Cody LeFebre (’22) will teach English in Colombia, and Valerie Swisher (’22) will study personal experiences and perceptions of mental health care in Hungary.  Also, recent graduate […]

Strong Family Ties for Fulbright Scholars
By Scott Craig   |   June 21, 2022

Two Westmont graduates and Augustinian Scholars, John Corbett (’22) and Kyle Mayl (’21), have won Fulbright Scholarships to teach English outside the United States. Corbett will serve in the Czech Republic while Kyle Mayl will be in Spain.  The award is particularly meaningful for Corbett, whose grandfather was born in the Czech Republic. “I grew […]

Young Alums Earn Fulbrights, Fellowship
By Scott Craig   |   June 21, 2018

Two recent Westmont graduates have received prestigious Fulbright scholarships to teach overseas for nearly a year, and another young alumna has earned a foreign affairs fellowship. Hugh Grant-Chapman ’18, a political science graduate, will teach in Taiwan, while biology graduate Alexa Mogck ’18 will work in Malaysia.  Both are part of programs that place grantees […]