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Novogratz Bridge Year Program launches Voices series
Oct. 22, 2020

The Novogratz Bridge Year Program is excited to announce the launch of Voices, a monthly interactive series of events…

Princeton University seniors Coley, Press win Pyne Prize
Feb. 13, 2020

Princeton University seniors Emma Coley and Ben Press…

Seniors Brown, Fried awarded Marshall Scholarship for graduate study in the UK
Dec. 11, 2019

Princeton seniors Andrew Brown and Avital Fried have been named 2019 Marshall Scholars. The Marshall Scholarship seeks to promote strong relations between the United Kingdom and the United States by offering intellectually distinguished young Americans the opportunity to develop their abilities as future leaders. The scholarship covers the cost of two years of graduate study in the UK at a university of the recipient’s choice.

Princeton seniors Levit, Visser awarded Schwarzman Scholarships for study in Beijing
Dec. 6, 2019

Princeton seniors Nathan Levit and Caleb Visser have been named Schwarzman Scholars. The Schwarzman Scholarship covers the cost of graduate study and living toward a one-year master’s program at Tsinghua University in Beijing. For its fifth class, 145 scholars were selected from around the world from more than 4,700 applicants.

Princeton alumni Berlin, Tenkiang named Mitchell Scholars
Dec. 2, 2019

Kyle Berlin, Princeton University’s 2018 valedictorian, and Achille Tenkiang, a University trustee, have been named George J. Mitchell Scholars. Twelve Mitchell Scholarships were awarded to students nationwide by the nonprofit U.S.-Ireland Alliance based in Arlington, Virginia. The Mitchell Scholarships recognize outstanding academic distinction, leadership and service. The recipients will spend a year of graduate study at institutions of higher learning in Ireland and Northern Ireland. The program is named in honor of former U.S. Senator George Mitchell’s contributions to the Northern Ireland peace process.

Nine elected to Princeton Board of Trustees
June 18, 2019

Princeton University has named nine members to its Board of Trustees, effective July 1. Sarah Varghese ’19, Bridge Year China Program alumna, was…

Rebecca Graves-Bayazitoglu named senior associate dean of the Office of International Programs
June 12, 2019

Graves-Bayazitoglu will oversee programs including the Novogratz Bridge Year Program, international summer internship experiences, semester and academic year study abroad opportunities, and post-graduate international fellowships.

Princeton junior Poland awarded Truman Scholarship for public service
April 11, 2019

Princeton University junior Nathan Poland has been awarded a 2019 Truman Scholarship, which provides up to $30,000 toward graduate school and the…

Princeton seniors Gerwin, Linfield win Gates Cambridge Scholarships
Feb. 14, 2019

Princeton University seniors Mikaela Gerwin and Rachel Linfield have been awarded Gates Cambridge Scholarships. The awards give outstanding…

Novogratz gift endows Bridge Year program
Jan. 9, 2019

A transformative gift from an alumni couple will enable Princeton to expand its Bridge Year program, which allows a group of incoming…