Student Fellowships and Scholarships

Thomas J. Watson Fellowship

Offers college graduates of “unusual promise” a year of independent, purposeful exploration and travel – in international settings new to them – to enhance their capacity for resourcefulness, imagination, openness, and leadership and to foster their humane and effective participation in the world community.

Award Year Recipients
2014 Christian Stevens
2012 Veerasak Srisuknimit

National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship

Recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based Master’s and doctoral degrees at accredited United States institutions.

Award Year Recipients
2015 Anastasia Patterson
2013 Thomas Aldrich, Alicia Schep, Mary Van Vleet
2012 Katherine Near, Zara Seibel, Ethan Sokol
2011 Anna Cunningham, Jonathan Litz, Aurora Pribram-Jones, Glennis Rayermann, Kanny Wan
2010 Margaret Ho

National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship Honorable Mention

Award Year Recipients
2016 Shannon Wetzler
2015 Millie Fung, Louise Eun Bin Go
2014 Alix Chan
2013 Alix Chan
2012 Andrew Chung
2011 Mark Hendricks, Tarun Narayan, Katherine Near, Glennis Rayermann, Ethan Sokol

Nuclear Forensics Graduate Fellowship Program

Provides support to graduate students pursuing doctoral degrees in nuclear, geochemical, and other disciplines directly related to nuclear forensics.

Award Year Recipient
2015 Marie Kirkegaard

The Claremont Colleges Library Undergraduate Research Award

Recognizes the importance of those students whose investigation into and study of sources has made skillful and creative use of materials from the Library and beyond, and who have learned about the research process through inquiry and discovery.

Award Year Recipient
2015 Eun Bin Go

Napier Initiative Fellowship

Supports a new generation of leadership for social change through a partnership between the Claremont retirement community and the five Claremont undergraduate colleges.

Award Year Recipient
2014 Christian Stevens

Astronaut Scholarship Foundation

Created to ensure that the United States would maintain its leadership in science and technology by supporting some of the very best science and engineering college students.

Award Year Recipients
2012 Katerina Hilleke
2010 Andrey Shur

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship, Honorable Mention

Provides a continuing source of highly qualified scientists, mathematicians, and engineers by awarding scholarships to college students who intend to pursue research careers in these fields.

Award Year Recipients
2016 Shannon Wetzler