PULLMAN, Wash. – Three Washington State University students are among approximately 800 undergraduates nationwide awarded the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study abroad this fall.
About 20 percent of applicants are successful, and supporting essays are particularly important to the application, said Sarah Ann Hones, director of the distinguished scholarship program at WSU. More than 30 WSU students since 2006 have received the scholarship.
More information regarding the Gilman, or applying for distinguished scholarships and other prestigious awards, can be found online at http://DistinguishedScholarships.wsu.edu.
The recipients are:
* Galen Green, a sophomore English major from WSU Vancouver, who … » More …