Record of Success

The University of Iowa’s full record of undergraduate success in national fellowship competitions from 2005 to 2015 is available at 

Honors at Iowa students honored as national scholars or finalists in 2015 - When available, the full press release may be viewed by clicking on the scholar's name.

2015

This year we also saw a good group of Honors alumni receive national recognition for their work in the field or at their graduate institutions. 

  • Suzanna Harris, 2015 NSF Graduate Research Fellow, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Katherine Hummels, 2015 NSF Graduate Research Fellow, Indiana University
  • Allyson Mayer, 2015 NSF Graduate Research Fellow, Washington University
  • Audrey Williams, 2015 Fulbright Recipient, Research Grant - Turkey

2014 

  • Liam Hovey, 2014 Goldwater Scholar
  • Alexandra Bartlett, 2014 Honorable Mention
  • Jeffrey Ding, 2014 Udall Honorable Mention
  • Sophie Amado, 2014 Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship (Spain)
  • Nicholas Rolston, 2014 NSF Graduate Research Fellow, 2014 Ford Pre-Doctoral Fellow, 2014 Churchill Scholarship Finalist
  • Jeffrey Moore, 2014 NSF Graduate Research Fellow
  • Sarah Bannon, 2014 NSF Graduate Research Fellow

2013

  • Jonathan Bachman2013 NSF Graduate Research Fellow
  • Thomas Ewing, 2013 Carnegie Junior Fellows Program Finalist
  • Derek Heckman2013 Beinecke Scholar
  • Rebecca McCray, 2013 Fulbright Research Grant Winner - Slovenia 
  • Renugan Raidoo, 2013 Fulbright Research Grant Finalist - Sierra Leone
  • Alexandra Sturtz, 2013 Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship Finalist - Germany 
  • Margaret Murphy, 2013 Humanity In Action Fellowship Finalist 
  • Zacharia Wahls, 2013 Harry S. Truman Scholarship Winner 
  • Audrey Williams, 2013 Scoville Peace Fellowship Winner
  • Kathleen White2013 NSF Graduate Research Fellow
  • Onalee Yousey, 2013 Critical Language Scholar - Morocco
  • Keyan Zarei, 2013 Goldwater Scholarship Honorable Mention

2012 

  • Suzanne Carter2012 Churchill Scholar, 2012 NSF Graduate Research Fellow         
  • Allyson Mayer2012 Goldwater Scholar
  • Christopher Page, 2012 Princeton in Asia Fellow
  • Colorado Reed2012 Churchill Scholar, 2012 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Awardee2012 NDSEG Fellow
  • Nicholas Rolston2012 Goldwater Scholar
  • Conner Spinks2012 Truman Scholar
  • Alexandra Nassif, 2012 Fulbright ETA Finalist – Taiwan
  • Nicholas Pottebaum, 2012 Truman Scholar Finalist
  • Bailee McClellan, 2012 Udall Honorable Mention
  • Kyle Oskvig, 2012 Marshall Scholarship Finalist 

2011

  • Renugan Raidoo, 2011 Rhodes Scholar
  • Joshua Nelson, 2011 Humanity in Action Fellow
  • Suzanne Carter2011 Goldwater Scholar
  • Ashley Angell2011 Goldwater Scholarship Honorable Mention
  • Christopher Page, 2011 USA Today All-USA College Academic Team 
  • Veena Patel2011 Truman Scholar