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Fulbright Fellows

Eight MIT students received the award in 2018, which aims to build lasting connections between people through international educational exchange. 

Eight from MIT receive 2018 Fulbright awards

The eight 2018 MIT Fulbright winners are: (top, l-r) Emily Watlington, Caitlin Fischer, Luke Weisenbach, Julia Cha; (bottom, l-r) Jessica Varner, Andrew Xia, Skanda Koppula, Mary Tsang. Learn more at MIT News.

Sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, Fulbright aims to build lasting connections between the people of the United States and the people of other countries through international educational exchange. The Fulbright U.S. Student Program is administered at MIT through the Office of Distinguished Fellowships. Visit the Fulbright website to learn more.


2017 Fullbright Fellows

Top row (l-r): James Deng, Jesse Feiman, Jessica Gordon. Bottom row: Jorlyn Le Garrec, Albert Lopez, Jiwon Victoria Park. Three MIT graduate students and three recent alumni have been awarded Fulbright U.S. Student Program grants to conduct independent research projects overseas during the coming academic year. In addition, a graduate student alumnus was named a Fulbright Finalist but declined the award. Read more at MIT News.


Award history
1993–2019


2018-2019

• Cha, Julia
•Fischer, Caitlin
• Koppula, Skanda
• Tsang, Mary
• Varner, Jessica
• Watlington, Emily
• Weisenbach, Luke
• Xia, Andrew

2017-2018

• Deng, James
• Feiman, Jesse
• Gordon, Jessica
• Le Garrec, Jorlyn
• Lopez, Albert
• Park, Jiwon Victoria

2016-2017

• Bonin, Christianna
• Bukauskas, Aurimas
• Burgos, Natalie
• Gooding, Emily
• Swei, Omar
• Willner, Matthew
• Xu, Sheila
• Yarina, Elizabeth (Lizzie)

2015-2016

• Cotner, Kristen Lugenie
• Heber, Kelly
• Kim, Grace
• Kung, Kevin S.
• Sun, Julia Bo
• Tringides, Christina Myra
• Wright, Brandon Nigel 

2014-2015

• Cook, Mitchell
• Ho, Anna
• Howe, Caroline
• Jung, Melanie Bin
• Labruto, Nicole
• Qian, Elizabeth
• Singham Goodwin, Alicia

2013-2014

• Angrist, Noam
• Arnold, Marvin
• Brown, Dorothy
• Cho, Hyunjii (Justina) 
• Hanus, Deborah
• Lau, Marisa

2012-2013

• Jimenez, Daniel
• Jue, Diana
• Premo, Anna Elisabeth
• Rich, Cyrus
• Rolnick, David
• Subramani, Praveen

2011-2012

• Harris, Tobias
• Waldman-Brown, Anna
• Wilson, Candace 

2010-2011

• Corley, Anne-Marie
• DeRobertis, Charles
• Dunn, Travis
• Goel, Manvi
• Licht, Rachel
• Rousseau, Ian
• Shields, Lauren
• Winter, Amos 2009-2010

• Bhattacharyya, Koyel
• Cisneros, Nathan
• Distelhorst, Greg
• Dobbs, Erica
• DuBroff, Nicholas
• Frohlich, Xaq
• Furstenau, Jennifer
• Lenssen, Anneka
• Lopez, John
• Orosz, Matthew
• Shing, Amanda
• Woods, Rebecca

2008-2009

• Hanowsky, Michael
• Liu, Tao
• MacDonald, Mara
• McCurry, Catherine
• Setrini, Gustavo
• Veuthey, Tess2007-2008

• Ayyadurai, V.A. Shiva
• DeJong, Matthew J.
• DeMeo, Francesca E.
• Lee, David
• Rose, Jonathan A.
• Zukerman, Sarah B.

2006-2007

• Freidus, Natasha S.
• Meyer, Patrik K.
• Wendt, Christopher K.

2005-2006

• Cunningham, Edward A.
• Farzin, Janine M.
• Schwartz, Marc S.
• Stein, Daniel E.

2004-2005

• Blundo, Jennifer T.
• Edoh, Melissa A.
• Marcus, Andrew T.
• Peters, Joshua S.
• Ramos, Ana V.

2003-2004

• Becker, Thomas A.
• Bickerstaff, Jovonne J.
• Farhadian, Shelli F.
• Goldenberg, Irena
• Iskander, Natasha N.
• Radnitz, Scott B.
• Wang, Stephanie W.
• Ward, Collins P.

2002-2003

• Fuller, Douglas B.

2001-2002

• Magid, Jill S.
• Snyder, Alison M.

2000-2001

• Beischer, Thomas G.
• Mack, Jennifer S.
• Siegel, Jordan I.
• Stanley, Rachel H.
• Watters, Wesley A.

1999-2000

• Cowherd, Robert
• Murase, Miriam Y.
• Shin, Ja Hyun
• Sidiqi, Samuel D.
• Skotheim, Jan M.

1998-1999

• Campanella, Thomas J.
• Kram, Reed
• McLaren, Brian L.

1997-1998

• Sandoval, Ana E.

1996-1997

• Chung, James W.
• Draper, Stark C.
• Kang, Soyoung 

1995-1996

• Clancey, Gregory K.
• Finnegan, Kristen E.

1994-1995

• Burns, Katherine G.
• Winn, Joshua N.

1993-1994

• McDermott, Gerald A.
• McMahan, Gregory