• 2 Students Receive Summer Gilman Awards to Study Abroad

    Sarah Pelayo (L) (Spanish/sociology '19) will travel to Alicante, Spain.  Sierra Moore (R) (health management and policy '19) will travel to Costa Rica.

  • 2 Juniors Receive Goldwater Honorable Mentions

    Honors students Tyler Chapman (R) and Joey Mancinelli (L) received honorable mentions in the 2017 Goldwater competition.


  • Summer Gilman Recipients

    Meg Carr (Marine Biology/German '17) and Yamilex Bencosme (Sociology/Women's Studies '18) were both awarded Gilman scholarships to travel abroad this summer.

  • Three Students Win SMART Scholarships

    Christina Eddleman (pictured), Hunter Anderson and Shannon Flynn are recipients. https://goo.gl/2fps18

  • Tony Hamoui ('14) received Hamel Traveling Fellowship

    Story here: https://www.unh.edu/unhtoday/2017/05/bridging-borders-changing-lives


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Sarah Pelayo (Spanish/sociology) and Sierra Moore (health management and policy) are heading abroad this summer after receiving scholarships through the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program.
Junior honors students Tyler Chapman (engineering physics) and Joey Mancinelli (Chemistry) received honorable mentions in the 2017 Goldwater Scholarship competition
In recent months, Christopher Whitney and Henry Herndon, both Master of Science degree students in COLSA’s natural resources graduate program, were honored with prestigious fellowships to support their work. Whitney has received a Science To Achieve Results (STAR) Graduate Fellowship from the EPA, while Herndon was awarded a Switzer Environmental Fellowship.

Upcoming Fellowships

Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship

Offers full tuition and a $25,000-$38,000 stipend (depending on degree being pursued) to students in eligible STEM fields. Recipients also benefit from a paid summer internship and employment placement at a DoD facility after graduation. Open to undergraduate and graduate students.

Deadline: December 1, 2017

Critical Language Scholarship

Provides fully-funded summer overseas foreign language instruction and cultural enrichment experiences in 14 critical languages. Open to undergraduate and graduate students who plan to continue study of critical language after award period.

Deadline: November 15, 2017

Boren Awards for International Study

Provides up to $10K for one semester/$20K for an academic year of study abroad for undergraduate and graduate students interested in issues of national security and studying critical foreign languages. Students applying for the Boren Awards must work with the UNH Fellowships Office. 

Deadline: January 30, 2018 (for graduate students) and February 8, 2018 (for undergraduate students)